Faded Memories is a moving visual series that depicts my grandfather’s life while he battles dementia. As an artist and granddaughter, I designed this project to capture the spirit of his well-lived life through treasured artifacts and memories. The series investigates the effects of dementia, attempting to retrace his fading memories before they disappear entirely. Preserved and frozen in time, each photograph/cherished object offers a distinct story about my grandfather’s past. Beyond just physical objects, the heart of this project lies in his shared experiences, establishing a warm connection through his past recollections and memories. The accompanying text reveals the significance of each object. Faded Memories is more than just a collection of images; it demonstrates how art can capture a person’s existence. Through this series, I aim to speak to those who are also affected by dementia, emphasizing that memories, like art, last a lifetime.