Immigration/Preservation.
Re-creation of motifs from 1770-79 Mexican embroidery sampler
through hand embroidery on indigo-dyed fabric (dyed
with indigo plants grown from seed) with cut and woven
strips from government-issued emergency blanket.
36″x33″.
To be worn over one’s shoulders in silent
performance-protests for States of Emergenc(y)e 2020.

Photograph by Sina Basila
Close up of Immigration/Preservation. Photograph by Sina Basila

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