Fingerprint
Topographies

 

Editorial/Illustration

 

The problem: The government stance
on immigration and identity.

 

 

What if the politicians of the world did not adamantly believe that people are only a result of where they come from? What if we could look beyond passports and at the person?

 

An exploration of the visual relationship between people's fingerprints and the topographies of their hometowns, and the
fact that there is simply nothing more than a vague visual similarity. People are not where they are from.

© Izzi Hays 2017