El Barrio Bodega is a series of embroidered plastic bags by Brooklyn born, Baltimore based artist, Nicoletta Darita de la Brown. Nicoletta finds the bags on the streets and reclaims them with her embellishments.
Plastic bags are very useful for everyday tasks, but they often seem to be everywhere in the kitchen. Before you throw them all away, think of their impact on the environment. Plastic bags are piling up on the streets and even in our oceans.
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