A Tale of Six Cities

By Eric Plattner


This musical-photo-archive follows, block by block, step by step, six separate “drifts” in two different cities over a one month period, from November 19 to December 15, 2015. They appear in the order they occurred & each photo in the order they were taken: 

  • 01 Chicago Fall (Nov 19)
  • 02 Chicago Winter (Nov 21)
  • 03 L.A. Hollywood (Nov 24)
  • 04 L.A. Thanksgiving (Nov 26)
  • 05 Chicago Ruins (Dec 7)
  • 06 Chicago South Side (Dec 15)

The music, sometimes listened to by the walker, is Arvo Pärt’s Spiegel im Spiegel.


ERIC PLATTNER lives & walks in Chicago. He’s already missing the next lost thing.

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