first year studio - second semester - final project 

finalist, 2015 itaa undergraduate design competition

objective: to design a garment inspired by artist, jacob lawrence.

after further research of the african american painter i was inspired by his methods of sharing his experiences as a black man in harlem. i created a design that exhibited the experiences of african americans today with the combined use of gouache painting and digital printing. 

photos taken by Morgan Simone Wilkins

model Samira Holloway