Third Mind – How do you see Fashion playing a better role in the world of sustainability & responsibility?
Lauren – I think in order for fashion to be more sustainable consumers must be educated on how harmful fast fashion is for the environment. Fortunately, I think just like the "eat local" movement, consumers are becoming more aware of the importance of buying from small, ethically sourced brands/companies. This is a pretty loaded question, because it all trickles down to the way our society is structured and the endless conundrum of quality vs quantity. I try my best to be thoughtful consumer by only buying what I need, or buying second hand if possible.
Her recent commissions have taken her to Columbia to shoot for Condé Nast and while nature runs deep in her story, it's difficult to leave any scene behind.
Moments are so important to capture (fleeting or lasting), since they are what constructs the memories of our lives.