Mindset (sweetgrass) . archival digital print 2019 (29 inches x 24 inches, edition of 10)
Modeled on equipment for virtual reality, this headset provides visual and olfactory experience rooted in land. Sweetgrass has provided good mindsets for generations, connecting land, spirit and intention. VR headset technology offers disconnection from surroundings for immersive experience separated from reality. Worn by a baby, the photograph speaks to how we shape our children’s mindsets. The sweetgrass headset offers temporary disconnection from toxic cultural surroundings, for envisioning good ways to create and contribute to present and future realities.