In the Shadow of Freud’s Couch: Portraits of Psychoanalysts in Their Offices brings together psychoanalyst and photographer Mark Gerald‘s insightful, personal writings and artfully composed photographs to form a complex portrait of psychoanalysis today. It is the culmination of Gerald’s fifteen-year project of photographing psychoanalysts in their offices across 27 cities and 10 countries. In his artist statement, Gerald writes about his intersecting life as a psychoanalyst and photographer: “I have always been interested in seeing people in their surface appearance, and in the deeper sense of who they are. Both psychoanalysts and photographers try to attain a vision of their...
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