This one-of-a-kind handbag from Vinny Castro epitomizes the wearable art category. The perfect blend of stunning accessory and functional object, this mini bag has a marbled black interior body and features gilded aluminum on its exterior for extra shine. Vinny's latest collection is inspired by ancient global phenomena, retrofuturism, and alien geology.
recycled thermoplastic, aluminum leaf, chain, appx 6.75 x 5.5 x 1.75 inches
- unique 1of 1
- part of his SS2021 collection
- translucent handles
- shoulder length chain
- hand sculptured, dyed, and assembled by the artist in Brooklyn, NY
- ships from Brooklyn
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Vinny Castro is a New York based artist, accessory designer, and prop fabricator. He received his BFA in Painting from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2017 and has shown his works throughout New York, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island. He began producing wearable sculptures last year while in residence at the Vermont Studio Center, where he was awarded a full fellowship in June of 2019.