150 pages, color, perfect binding, 5.5 x 8 inches, 2018
holmBred merges a photo series of dogs in costumes with aphorisms pertaining to the application of Stockholm syndrome as a legal defense. The usual suspects, Patty Hearst, police officers, biographers and psychologists weigh in on the legitimacy of the syndrome while the printed words approach a closer relevance to the tradition of dog ownership. A discursive essay by the artist finish the book.
The domesticated dog is mentally retarded wolf experiencing Stockholm Syndrome