face masks, laser print photo, thread31" x 31" x 0"
My Body is a Battleground#2 is composed of my previously-worn face masks from the COVID-19 pandemic, along with printed images of my face from visas and driver’s licenses. The materials are sewn together by hand to create a patchwork design.
paper receipts, threads, Swiffer(microfiber cloths)31" x 31" x 0"
This work is composed of 35 individual receipts collected between 2015 and 2018 mostly in Fort Lee (NJ), New York City and their vicinity, it also includes pieces from Delaware, Washington D.C and Boston.
paper receipts, threads, microfiber cloths, American flag,70" x 48" x 2"
This work is composed of paper receipts and promotional stickers acquired from the Supreme store in New York City over the course of a year, hand-stitched onto a t-shirt using thread and Swiffer material. The extra-large American flag is stitched to the back of the t-shirt.
the artist's worn face mask, paper receipts, thread37" x 37" x 0"
"Consuming Memories #14" is a mixed-media collage of the artist's previously worn face mask from the pandemic and paper receipts. The pieces are sewn together by hand with criss-cross stitches using various colors of thread.
paper envelopes and letters from USCIS, thread, Swiffer31" x 31" x 0"
Officially Void is composed of immigration papers torn apart and sewn back together, evidence of my struggle to obtain a green card. This work explores my relationship to the United States and the concept of the American dream.
paper receipts, thread, Swiffer microfiber cloths63" x 55" x 2"
This work is composed of 307 individual receipts collected between 2014 and 2016 mostly in Fort Lee (NJ), New York City and their vicinity, it also includes pieces from Los Angeles, Miami, Hawaii, Key West, Philadelphia and Boston.