It’s been more than five months since we were locked inside our homes with just a TV, a few house plants and maybe, if you were lucky, a roll of toilet paper. The lush and unlimited landscape we once inhabited shrank to a few square feet. Alone we grew, we blossomed, we set our roots and we adapted. This photo shoot showcases people in their new environments, using floral makeup looks to represent individuals becoming their own ecosystem and changing to fit into a world that is so different from than the one we left—bringing the outside in.
words_olivia ginsberg. photo_teagan polizzi. design_lauren maingot.
This article was published in Distraction’s fall 2020 print issue.