• A tribute to: Lauren E. Simonutti (1968-2012)

    5 days ago - By 500 Photographers

    Lauren E. Simonutti, 1968, USA, passed away last week due to complications from her illness. On March 28th, 2006 she started hearing voices and was diagnosed with "rapid cycling, mixed state bipolar with schizoaffective disorder". She felt she was going mad and spent her last years almost in isolation. She turned the camera on herself and the space she was living in. She has left us with an impressive, honest and strong body of work. With her photographs she gave a voice to those that suffer in isolation.
    "Over years I have spent alone amidst these 8 rooms, 7 mirrors, 6 clocks, 2 minds and...
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