After my grandfather’s death just before Christmas 2014, I was struck with the only non-familial line of his obituary: he was a lifetime employee of the Elmhurst Chicago Stone Company. This reality of his life was so in contrast to my path up to this point, involving multiple occupational shifts, typical working behind a computer or with paper. Lifetime Employee is a meditation and investigation into our differences and similarities in our work lives.
48 pages. B&W halftone, perfect bound. 6 x 9” Unlimited Edition. 2015.