CHARKOW revolves around home and identity through eight complex and exceptionally designed, large format booklets. Each is dedicated to a person or a couple who still have a feeling of home.
Home is where the heart is, home is so remote,
Home is just emotion sticking in my throat,
Home is hard to swallow, home is like a rock,
Home is good clean living, home is, I forgot.
Korth’s mother fled during World War II from Ukraine through Germany to Holland and in the process, she destroyed all personal belongings and concealed her origin. She searched and built her HOMELAND in her daughter. But for the daughter she remained a mystery.