Over the past fifteen years Lewis Koch has been exploring themes of political
mythology with his making of large-scale photographic assemblages addressing
such issues as
the human urge to subjugate nature, rampant militarism and over-population,
and the tenuousness
of the current social fabric, these present-day totems are both
an invocation and invective.
Three of the vertical assemblages (in the subseries Totems) have been
Nexus Press, 535 Means St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
in accordion-fold format as three separate volumes.
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Tar Pit Totem (1994) Lewis Koch
(7 gelatin silver prints, 106 x 15 in., ed. of 8)