Aleksandra Mir

Homeboys

NEW YORK—Heavy snow fell on New Year's Day, covering New York in a fresh coat of innocence. I made two snowmen inspired by the boys in my neighborhood on the Lower East Side. They were placed in front of the projects and behind a fence to look like in prison. The next day, the snowmen were robbed of all their props, their heads kicked off. Someone had pissed in the melting snow