Vans And The Places
Where They Were
Vans And The Places Where They Were documents surviving custom and conversion vans across the West and examines the dialogue which exists between a van’s design aesthetic and that of its surrounding environment.
The project began in 1996 and currently consists of hundreds of images shot on 120 film.
Over the course of the project the vans themselves have become more and more of a rarity. Notably, at the same time these vans have been disappearing from our roads, film photography as a visual medium has also begun it’s slow death.
Consequently, the goal of the project is to one day shoot the last remaining van on the final frame of photographic film in existence. Then the project will be finished...
Vans And The Places Where They Were