On The Winding Road of Friendship

Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes. ― Henry David Thoreau Whenever we head outside, whenever we step foot outside the the social world, we are immediately exposed to the external forces of otherness. In this, we find ourselves living a social […]

En La Ciudad

Written and Photographed by Federico Mata The following is a meditation on the effect of cities as simple, curios observer  “What strange phenomena we find in a great city, all we need do is stroll about with our eyes open. Life swarms with innocent monsters.” ― Charles Baudelaire I grew up in Los Angeles. With […]

On The Wisdom of Aging

Written and Photographed by Federico Mata “One sticks one’s finger into the soil to tell by the smell in what land one is: I stick my finger in existence — it smells of nothing. Where am I? Who am I? How came I here? What is this thing called the world? What does this world […]