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The Potato Grader

2012
17 acrylic screenprints and potato prints on paper prints in screenprinted burlap bag, edition of 10

Oral history meets historical fantasy in a series of images around the family history in the potato graders of the Hamptons. As a child, I thought my grandmother's job at potato grader job was a cotton club gig, but I learned later in life, after my own factory experience, that she had been sorting potatoes all those years.