Photography is my emotional escape, I use it as something to express what I feel in my life. My life led me to escape into my dreams, my dreams become my own "reality". Recollecting Dreams is diaristic journal of a Man who wanders and losing his grasp on his own.
Aji Susanto Anom (b.1989) is a photographer and lectures based in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. His work basically explores all his personal question about the darkness of his deeper life. He has published four photobooks independently called “Nothing Personal”, “Poison”, “Recollecting Dreams” and “River of Hades”. He is also part of collaborative project called Flock Project (@flockproject) that explore possibilities in photobook and photozine. In 2013, he was selected as one of the finalist of Street Photography Award by The Invisible Photographer Asia (IPA). In 2015, he was selected as one of the participant of “Angkor Photography Workshop” under the mentor: Antoine D’Agata and Sohrab Hura. In 2016, one of his work is selected as finalist of BURN Magazine Emerging Photographer Fund 2016. His works was exhibited in Indonesia, India, Singapore, Tokyo and Switzerland. His works can also be discovered through his featured publication on BURN Magazine, Lens Culture, The Invisible Photographer Asia, Top Photography Films, Monovisions, Dodho Magazines, Sidewalkers.Asia and more.