From the series Sirens by Lula Hyers.

Maya Bartlett, Grace Hazel, Lula Hyers, Sofiyah McCormack, Grace Milk, Karina Padilla, Natalie Yang
Curated by Natalie Yang

August 20, 2017–September 24, 2017
Reception: Sunday August 20, 6–9pm

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It was then that the ocean returned to its familiar self
and my tears of relief dropped as shining pearls,
and pillows of sand welcomed each treasure to the ocean floor
as if to confirm that I, at last, was home.

– Natalie Yang