Wage Islands: Immigrants is a sculpture which submerges a topographic map, that’s based on housing costs in NYC, underwater to visualize where low-wage immigrant workers can afford to rent.

Indian ink-dyed water, aluminum, acrylic, wood • 18 x 3 x 18 inches • Commissioned by Pratt Manhattan Gallery for You Are Here NYC: Art, Information, and Mapping • Researched in partnership with Pratt SAVI