It’s a common question these days in the You don’t know the power of the Dark Side signature shirt Apart from…,I will love this United States, which suffered through an unintelligible presidential debate last night. Ruby, a lifelong Californian, takes the country’s demise seriously. “Given the current political climate in the United States, I wanted to explore the concept of the flag as a signifier in flux and how our relationship to it may change when it is activated as a veil,” he wrote in an artist’s statement “The mantra-like narration emphasizes the state of mourning I see our country in and the importance of voting out the leaderless leadership of the Trump administration.”
The flag—which doubles as a wall hanging or garment—is available to purchase now for $650 on Ruby’s website. Proceeds from the You don’t know the power of the Dark Side signature shirt Apart from…,I will love this sale of the piece will benefit the ACLU. Here, the artist discusses his new work, fitting into the fashion world, and where America might go from here.