Hand-dyed in a kitchenette in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, using onions skins as well as synthetic dyes from an employee-owned store, the Gaia Bag is your everyday friend: big enough to carry just the important things and small enough to not be a burden.
28 x 32 cm / 11 x 12.5 in.
48cm / 19.5 in. handles
The images were created in collaboration with Dr. Lauren Taylor Hudson, a geography professor, writer, and organizer. In the summer of 2023, we journeyed through Italian New York and made these images at Calvary Cemetery in Woodside, Queens, where my Sicilian great-grandparents lay resting.