Safe 2018 © Oriana Gatta / Gicleé Print / 11″ x 17″ unframed

The lush tasseled velvet and sheer satin curtains parting slightly to offer a partial view of several entirely closed and blind-hung windows suggest ironic correlations between both sight and blindness and the feeling and/or appearance of safety depending who is doing the looking.

Photo taken in New Orleans, LA in April 2014.