A hand written, hand stitched album with c-print pictures, 32 pages.
1st printing of 21 numbered copies.
As a result of the economical crisis our country was facing, in June 2011, my mother left Portugal and moved to Swizterland. Three months later, I visited her for the first time. This book is an album made with pictures taken during those 4 days. Having to write my feelings, and our story, 21 times (one for each book) was a way to internalize change.
20 pages, A5, full colour digital printing. hand stitch binding.
1st printing of 30 numbered copies
"(...) women I’ve met here [Porto]. Every single one of them gave me something new and they all have taken care of me in the past few years (...)."
In collaboration with Joana Valente and Ariana Ferreira.
24 pages, 30 x 40 cm, black and white digital printing, hand stitch binding, hand cut cover.