New Social archives instances of sudden geo-social phenomenon. Brief moments of social interaction brought about by technology. These individuals coalesce upon an area, occupy space beside each other for just a moment and swiftly disperse unto a new location.
Widowed explores family, loss, loneliness, what remains of us when long held bonds are broken or torn away, the threat of declining physical and mental health and the endeavor to recover the self. The common struggle of a path taken with burden and an overwhelming absence of presence.
#OccupyWallStreet came about through my experiences in New York City and my observations of the active efforts of those who wished to see divergence from the status quo. The #OccupyWallStreet movement was an aggregate effort to push forward the progressive consciousness of the “99%” and affect change. This is a part and parcel of their collective story.