In just the last year, 96-year-old sculptor Elizabeth Catlett has had her work featured in exhibitions from Istanbul to Mexico to New York. She broke through barriers of race and gender, yet remains unknown to all but the artists she inspires.
— Vladimir Nabokov (via mirroir)
“Swing Girls,” featuring Alina Levichkina and Lisa Emily, photographed by Akinori Ito for Elle Japan (June 2013).
Hattie Kawahara, American-Japanese student at Mt. Holyoke College, is shown weeding the college victory garden, 1943.