Artist: Mira Musank
Title: Accidentally Boro
Attribution: Accidentally Boro, 2020 - Mira Musank
Materials: Fast fashion silk shirt, woven cotton scraps, printed silk scraps, polyester organza scraps, synthetic lace scraps, cotton and polyester threads, embroidery flosses
Dimensions: Approximately 20" by 27" (when laid flat and the sleeves are folded inward)
Image Statement: A silk shirt that was accidentally ruined by bleach, but eventually repaired and restored by sewing and patching with various scraps. The extensively mended shirt provides rich textural visuals of what visual mending can be, even when applied to fast fashion garments.