Viajar con lo puesto

2013 – 2014, various dimensions, mixed media
A project for Viajar con lo puesto

Viajar con lo puesto is a collective project made by artists and designers living
everywhere. A way of connecting people and transforming clothing in times of human migration.

The intervention in the vest, suggests the idea of layers of materials as well as layers
of references to gender and (sub)culture: funk incorporating psychedelic
lines, the black panther as the symbol for black power and south american cultures.
XXY for chromosome interchange, X for Malcom X. The application of cut wire
connects with remains of a broken fence and punk.

Grenzgängerin means frontier worker and border crosser at the same time.
The bag in its simplicity relates to precarious mobility, precarious work.