Bar Tender | San Antonio, TX | 1-Person Household | Goes to sleep at 8AM and wakes up at 4PM daily. | 2008

Bar Tender | San Antonio, TX | 1-Person Household | Goes to sleep at 8AM and wakes up at 4PM daily. | 2008

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.

via: GOOD

Street Advertiser | San Antonio, TX | 1-Person Household | Lives on $432 fixed monthly income | 2007

Street Advertiser | San Antonio, TX | 1-Person Household | Lives on $432 fixed monthly income | 2007

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