fig. 22: Residency: Norcal Waste Transfer Station
(Estelle Akamine's studio on site at the dump, 1993.)

"My personal intention was to explore weaving in an activist setting."

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Estelle Akamine

Akamine, Estelle. Review. Metropolis January-February 1995.

Akamine, Estelle. Photo feature. American Crafts May-June 1994.

Akamine, Estelle. Photo feature. Fiberarts March-April 1994: 17.

Boswell, Thom, editor, The Costume Makers Art. Lark Books, 1992.

"Clothing Tailored into Fresh and Fashionable Art." San Jose Mercury News February 3, 1989.

"From Fiber Origins to 'After Image' and 'Dis Belief'." Honolulu Advertiser December 9, 1987.

Kuchinskas, Susan. "Unsanitary Art, Or, Garbage In, Art Out." San Francisco Examiner December 22, 1993.

Ross, Annie. "Estelle Akamine: A Remarkable Scavenger." Ornament Magazine Fall 1993.

"Wearable Art: Creations Out of Nothing." Rice Magazine November 1987.

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