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Produced while in residence at the ARoS Museum in Aarhus, Denmark, summer 2019.
I worked with recycled materials - sports garments and found objects - to create a new kind of formal wear. And by formal wear I mean garments that indicate importance.
These robes made official and sacred -- ritualized perhaps-- the contrasting experience of a creative process: How it can feel freeing & magical // selfish & useless; expansive & generative // also a waste of time & insular.
These PowerSuits honor and hold equal your negative thoughts AND your grand visions and goals.
Each piece displays proudly a disempowering emotion or thought; a corresponding accessory presents an affirming declaration: