TSA is excited to welcome Lauren Baccus as our TSA News Digital Content Editor.
Lauren is a textile artist, writer and researcher whose work centers around the construction of Caribbean identity through textile, craft and costume. She is currently completing a Masters in Textiles and Material Culture from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Lauren is deeply influenced by masquerade and the Caribbean’s legacy of resistance and storytelling through cloth and clothing. Her most recent project, Salt and Aloes, is an ongoing archive of Caribbean material culture over the past century.
Lauren has shared images below of a recent work, “Our Gordon is Gone”, 2022