ART – “Grace,” a photo series by Hailey Jackson

“It is said that mourning, by it’s gradual labor, slowly erases pain; I could not, I cannot believe this; because for me, Time eliminates the emotion of loss (I do not weep), that is all,” 
Roland Barthes
When a loved one dies, we tend to hold on to their most precious possessions. These items that we cannot let go of become remnants of mourning. Through memorialization, these objects become a new representation of the person we lost.
Grace, 1992-2001
Hailey Jackson is a photographer based in Columbus, Ohio. This series of c-prints served as her BFA thesis exhibit in Spring 2012 while studying at at Ohio University. 

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