"People my age face more instability than our parents' generation, stemming from a potent combination of crippling student debt, rampant economic inequality, job insecurity—for starters. This says to me: You can plan all you want, but there are greater forces at work. These forces have little regard for your so-called plan.
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"Her Etsy store is full of bralettes, underwear and bodysuits, crafted from delicate mesh, lace, and satin. Her Instagram page is full of people with all sizes and shapes of bodies, looking effortlessly cool in anything from lace-up velvet knickers to whimsically light mesh pieces completed with flowering ocotillo."
"A lot of people who were interested in my zines told me, 'I've felt this way,' or 'this is something that I have experienced,' or 'please make more, I want to work with you.' I think it was mainly connecting with others who have had a similar experience in life."
"Viewing Griffith's work is reminiscent of a strange recurring dream; his art has an approachability, but also pushes the boundaries of our comfort zones. It makes us wonder about the different sides of the things we are most familiar with: a mountain range melts into an amorphous wave, various body parts suddenly enlarge"
"I abandoned graphite and other forgivable mediums as a personal challenge and experienced a freeing artistic experience—suddenly the mistakes I made couldn’t be hidden away with eraser scrubbing. Moments of sloppiness, misguidance, poor perspective, and inattention were trapped permanently on crisp white pages, demanding acceptance or at least tolerance."