In 2013-2014, I traveled across the Texas High Plains to photograph
friends, acquaintances and anyone I encountered in their daily lives.
These images reflect the rhythm of the region.
John R. Van Beekum, March, 2015
This thesis project was created in order to complete the requirements of my Master of Fine Arts in Photography/Digital Imaging degree in the Department of Art in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida, during 2015.