Through this series I tried to understand how growing up in the suburbs has shaped me and my peers, affected us and left marks in our consciousness and soul. I wasn’t looking for any single truth — rather I was digging deep inside myself and building a story acceptable to my mind.

Daniels Mekšs (b. 1994) has studied photography at Andrejs Grants masterclass and the ISSP School. Currently he is studying at New York University Gallatin School of Individualized Study.