“There is another world, but it is inside this one.”
— Paul Éluard
Lara attended the University of California at Berkeley where she received her BA in Literature and Modern Dance. After graduation, she moved to New York to further her dance studies with Merce Cunningham. Years later she found work in the finance sector and grew a career as a top senior analyst within finance, audit and accounting.
Lara currently resides in Queens, NY where she could be found playing the lap steel guitar and dabbling in ceramics, surf and science fiction. Featured here are some of her works as an analog photographer and diarist spanning the last 20 years.