In the first episode of Interno, Mariam Arcilla speaks with Gabriella Mozo, Mal Tayag, and Marielle Sales from Sari-Sari Studio, a New York based collective that supports Filipinx and BIPOC creatives and innovators. Conducted over Zoom, this group discussion explores creativity and connection during lockdown, shared cultural identities, and social justice activism.
Based in New York, Sari-Sari Studio supports and amplifies creatives and innovators from the Philippines diaspora, through exploratory content, a Filipinx and BIPOC marketplace, and community cultivation projects. Sari-Sari also collaborates with diverse talent and brands on campaigns and initiatives. Sari-Sari was founded in May 2018, and is directed by Gabriella Mozo, Marielle Sales and Mal Tayag. Sari-Sari's work has been featured in publications including Hypebae, i-D, CNN, and The New York Times.
Interno Episode 1:
Guests: Sari-Sari Studio
Gabriella Mozo (Apparel Designer, Illustrator, Co-founder of Sari Sari Studio)
Marielle Sales (Digital Strategist, Photographer, Co-founder of Sari Sari Studio)
Mal Tayag (Entrepreneur, Creative Director and Business Strategist)
Producer & Host: Mariam Arcilla
Soundtrack Music: ‘Step Inside’ by Paper Plane Project
All images courtesy of Sari-Sari Studio