Eastern State Penitentiary
Philadelphia, PA
November 2009

“I know how men in exile feed on dreams of hope.” – Aeschylus

33 favorites, 590 views as of 7.27.10.

American Bus Stop is a series that focuses on situations worth stopping to view—to notice—to examine. In this fifth work I focus on prisons.

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  • canonman99
    canonman99about 5 years ago

    Some surreal work manifesting itself,great work Mary Ann

  • thanks. glad you enjoyed viewing it.

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • Cosimo Piro
    Cosimo Piroabout 5 years ago

    This is so thought provoking Mary Ann. Great photo and “I know how men in exile feed on dreams of hope.” is so defined. Love this.

  • wonderd if i should have included the words. am rethinking it. thanks.

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • linaji
    linajiabout 5 years ago

    your work always gives me pause Mary Ann and this is no exception.. a def fav

  • thanks LIna. Appreciate your comments always.

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • RickGeorge
    RickGeorgeabout 5 years ago

    You definately have a way in your works for grabbing and holding the attention of the viewer Mary. This is as Lina says, no exception…excellent

  • i do want to hold your attention. thanks Richard for noticing and commenting.

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • Tara  Turner
    Tara Turnerabout 5 years ago

    this is amazing!

  • thanks tara.

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • CJTill
    CJTillabout 5 years ago

    Wonderful image Mary Ann

  • Thanks CJ

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • Alan McMorris
    Alan McMorrisabout 5 years ago

  • Thanks Alan. Honored of course.

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • sfmilner
    sfmilnerabout 5 years ago

    Greetings Mary Ann; Absolutely creative idea and execution. Love the treatments and the angles. I think it conveys your thoughts and intent.

  • thanks Steve:)

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • Clare Colins
    Clare Colinsabout 5 years ago

    Fabulous work Mary-Ann

  • thanks Clare.

    – Mary Ann Reilly

  • scarletjames
    scarletjamesabout 5 years ago

    Good one!!!

  • thanks Scarlet

    – Mary Ann Reilly

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