Hand written caption reads: This is the child of aunt Wanda's, that aunt Eleanor was taking care of and bathed and put in front of window to cool off after she bathed her. This was the hard feelings between aunt Martha and aunt El.
If you were committed to a psychiatric institution, unsure if you’d ever return to the life you knew before, what would you take with you? That sobering question hovers like an apparition over each of the Willard Asylum suitcases.
Memory Suitcases is a thought-provoking series by Israeli artist Yuval Yairi that uses old, worn suitcases as canvases for nostalgic landscapes. Like scenes out of one's memory, the propped up traveling cases feature a range
Um olhar íntimo e comovente sobre as lembranças e objetos deixados neste asilo