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Book - Dog Days, Bogota
Alec Soth
After completing the work for his first book, Sleeping by the Mississippi, in 2002, Alec Soth traveled with his wife to Bogota, Colombia, to adopt a baby girl.

"My wife and I adopted our baby girl, Carmen Laura, from Bogota, Colombia. While the courts processed her paperwork, we spent two months in Bogota waiting to take Carmen home.

Carmen's birthmother gave her a book filled with letters, pictures and poems. "I hope that the hardness of the world will not hurt your sensitivity," she wrote, "When I think about you I hope that your life is full of beautiful things."

With those words as a mission...
Book - Dog Days, Bogota

Alec Soth 2007

Album: 49 images

Alec Soth 2003

COLOMBIA. Bogota. 2003.
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Alec Soth 2003

COLOMBIA. Bogota. 2003.
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Alec Soth 2003

COLOMBIA. Bogota. 2003.
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Alec Soth 2003

COLOMBIA. Bogota. 2003.
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Portfolio - Soth, Alec

2009

Album: 3 images

Alec Soth 2003

COLOMBIA. Bogota. 2003.
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