The Night as a Wonderland


An interview with Lara Wilde

“For me, the night is a wonderland that still has all the ancient mysteries in it: Comforting on the one hand, but scary and unpredictable on the other”.

(Banner image – “Flamingo”)

Lara Wilde won our recent Night Life theme with a stunning image that confronted the night as a place of loneliness, hope, comfort and discomfort. Perfectly staged and expertly lit, it felt like a window into another world, inhabited by a complex character and where more questions are posed than answers. That image comes from her long-term series “Exposed Landscapes” and so keen to know more, we put some questions to Lara…