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Sunday afternoon we get it together. I cook the steaks and my wife makes the salad
Gelatin silver print
14 x 11 ins
Robert Koch Gallery
© Bill Owens, Courtesy Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco
Owens wrote of his suburban experience: "The people I met enjoy the lifestyle of the suburbs. They have realized the American Dream. They are proud to be home owners and to have achieved material success. To me nothing seemed familiar, yet everything was very, very familiar. At first I suffered from culture shock."
Bill Owens, Suburbia (San Francisco: Straight Arrow Books, 1973), unp