Artist and filmmaker
What were your first pair of jeans?
"Levi's, but I have no idea what style — I was four years old."
What are you wearing?
Outfit 1: "J Brand black jeans, Army-issue T-shirt, necklace from In God We Trust, and Chelsea boots."
Outfit 2: "Acne jeans, my husband's denim button-up, a vintage Egyptian amulet, and Frye boots."
How many pairs of jeans do you own?
"Jeez. No idea. A lot."
Do you have a preferred philosophy when it comes to jeans: Sexy and skinny, or loose and comfy?
Used or new?
"I buy jeans new and keep them forever."
What's your signature wash...or does it matter?
What's your favorite way to wear your jeans and with what?
"Fresh out of the wash with boots."
If your jeans had a name or theme song, what would it be? Or do they?
"John Cage, '4,33".'"
Favorite example of celebrity-jean wearing (i.e., Bruce Springsteen's Born in the USA album cover).
"Animal from the Muppets."
What do you love most about your favorite denim pieces?
Photographed by Kava Gorna. Casting by Megan Delaney.
Photographed by Kava Gorna/Jed Root