Made at various depths and locations, with the artist as model, these photographs are visual metaphors that reference current concerns and envision the potential realities of climate change. From these depictions of drowning and displacement caused by flash floods and drought,  the effects of global warming and the complex meaning of water as currency (and a resource) is at the center of this visual discussion.  Adaptation and survival are the new discourse, challenging the individual meaning and the very definition of water itself.




*Fluid is a project of




All Images © Kerry Skarbakka 2017