Tag Archives: east or west

Photos of Jizō: some seen, some unseen

I’ve just uploaded a new short sequence of photographs of Jizō Bosatsu from the Shikoku pilgrimage in Japan (the trip that led to the book “East or West.”) This is a new sequence of some older work. Description: Each photograph in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Photographs from “East or West” on display in Santa Fe

Four photographs from the series “East or West: A Walking Journey Along Shikoku’s 88 Temple Pilgrimage” are part of a group show organized by CENTER. Titled “Immigration, Migration, and Evolving Boundaries” the exhibition is up at the Marion Center for … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

So how did Alexandra get into pilgrimages?

This interview had a particularly great set of question – especially if you want to learn more about how I got into the subject of pilgrimages! “Walking Into Inspiration: Q&A with Photographer Alexandra Huddleston” By Chana Schoenberger http://blog.maxmyinterest.com/2015/01/qa-with-photographer-alexandra-huddleston/

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Great Press for “East or West”

I’m honored to announce that Elizabeth Avedon included East or West on her 2014 list: “Best Photography Books of 2014….and Some Honorable Mentions”     Elizabeth Avedon – “Best Photography Books of 2014….and Some Honorable Mentions.” (Elizabeth Avedon: Photographs + … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The books have arrived!

All the books have finally arrived! Check-out the East or West page on the Kyoudai Press website to learn more and get a peak inside the cover: http://www.kyoudaipress.com/eastorwest I want to thank all of my crowd-funding backers again for their … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

On press for “East or West”

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Successfully Funded!

With the help of all of our backers, the “East or West” Kickstarter was successfully funded today! Thank you! The book’s publication now moves forward. The proofing is finished, and all is set for the printing in early August. You … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

100% funded today!

100% funded today! A Huge Thank You to all my backers! Still 7 days left to pledge! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1101472817/east-or-west-walking-a-japanese-buddhist-pilgrimag  

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Work moves forward on the book, with the help of the cat, of course…

Great News! Our “East or West” project is the staff pick today on Kickstarter! …In the meantime, work on the book progresses. I’ve gone for the bold choice and decided on the Ruby Red for the end pages. The first … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

From “The Minaret of Djam” to “East or West”

In Freya Stark’s The Minaret of Djam: An Excursion in Afghanistan I found an almost perfect evocation of one of the main concepts behind East or West : “The sweet out-of-doors drowsiness wrapped me as if it were a part … Continue reading

Quote | Posted on by | Tagged , , | Leave a comment