Using her own life as a starting point to review recent American history and culture, K. Mer selects landscape images to represent her themes and subjects. This intuitive series about American wars and military actions is influenced by Surrealism and writings of contemporary historians, soldiers, and psychologists such as Robert Mann, Sebastian Junger, James Hillman, and Edward Tick.

 

My Korea War, 1950-1953 My Viet Nam War, 1960-1973 My Middle East, 1990-2008 War(s) in My Surreal Lifetime, 1953-2008