Image courtesy of Jürgen Beck, Ditch Projects and New Deal is kindly supported by a grant from the Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen, Germany

New Deal (collaboration with photographer Jürgen Beck)

The correspondence began over email. He had read some of her writing, she was impressed by his ability to capture something of L.A. -- something that's simultaneously nostalgic and fleeting.

Wendy Gilmartin's writing and Beck's photography are to be presented in a forthcoming publication by Beck, titled, New Deal (Jungle Books) (http://www.juergenbeck.com/new-deal/).