Lahore Mental Hospital (24 images)

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This series from the Lahore Mental Asylum has accumulated over the last four years. With some of the ‘inmates’, I have developed a friendship, some have build a fond shyness towards me, some just want to be heard while some are ever so absorbed. However, their detachment from the identity of the lunatic, insane or disturbed and the indulgence in their figmental reality build an attractively emancipating impression. The faces are terribly familiar to people aware of the Pakistani...
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