From 2003 to 2005, Photographer Thomas Holton studied the Lam family on Ludlow Street in Manhattan. He was struck by how much life they fit inside their 350-square-foot apartment.
In this photograph, Shirley Lam prepared dinner while her children - Michael, Franklin and Cindy - bathed in the main room of their two-room apartment on Ludlow Street in Manhattan.

From 2003 to 2005, Photographer Thomas Holton studied the Lam family on Ludlow Street in Manhattan. He was struck by how much life they fit inside their 350-square-foot apartment.

In this photograph, Shirley Lam prepared dinner while her children - Michael, Franklin and Cindy - bathed in the main room of their two-room apartment on Ludlow Street in Manhattan.

This moving photograph by Katy Granan, is part of an exhibit by six photographers aiming to showcase “their take on contemporary portraiture to a broader audience.”
"This photograph was part of Sara Corbett’s New York Times Magazine article ‘The Women’s War,’ which described the impact of post-traumatic stress disorder on the lives of Iraq War veterans. All of these subjects faced serious challenges in connecting to the ordinary lives that the photographs so poignantly evoke."
Keliby Katy Grannan

This moving photograph by Katy Granan, is part of an exhibit by six photographers aiming to showcase “their take on contemporary portraiture to a broader audience.”

"This photograph was part of Sara Corbett’s New York Times Magazine article ‘The Women’s War,’ which described the impact of post-traumatic stress disorder on the lives of Iraq War veterans. All of these subjects faced serious challenges in connecting to the ordinary lives that the photographs so poignantly evoke."

Keli
by Katy Grannan