These images are very telling. Have a peek inside the refrigerators of ordinary people and you will also get a look into their lives. “You Are What You Eat,” is an exhibit by photographer Mark Menjivar exploring hunger and our society, via. the contents [or lack] of refrigerators.
“…a refrigerator is both a private and a shared space. one person likened the question, “may i photograph the interior of your fridge?” to asking someone to pose nude for the camera. each fridge is photographed “as is.” nothing added, nothing taken away. ”
They are sad, messy, tidy, excessive, healthy & not, just like I imagine the lives of the owners to be.