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St. Madeleine Catholic Church - Infrared Exposure - Trona, California - 2010

PRAYER CHANGES THINGS

An unmistakable strengthening of faith exists amongst populations suffering economic and environmental hardship, with a wide spectrum of vernacular religious expressions punctuating our desert landscapes.

St. Madeleine Catholic Church – Trona, California – 2010
Infrared Exposure – First printed: 2014

Presenting a stark, Brutalist exterior, the St. Madeleine Catholic Church was completed in 1958. Perhaps the height of Cold War contributed to the creation of such an imposing structure, though a central stained glass feature, not visible from the outside, brings unexpected warmth and luminosity to the interior.

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