The setting and subject of this project is an area in the Catskill Mountains of Upstate New York known as the Borscht Belt. The region is riddled with mostly defunct summer resorts that were popular vacation spots for Jewish New Yorkers as recently as the 1970s.


Clothing, bottles, appliances – relatable objects that serve as the basic accessories of daily life, schematically arranged to form a visual inventory of one man’s possessions. The Inheritance project is an exploration into ideas of legacy, identity, and impermanence, of what we leave behind and how that defines us.