side salad was a reenactment of alison knowles’ make a salad which took place in june of 2023 at mlk jr elementary school in portland, oregon. the title of this project refers to the fact that it was done on a smaller scale. nora colie made a tiktok about it for oregon public broadcasting.

luz and their assistant, raven, age 7
raven adds salad ingredients to the tarp with assistance from marissa perez
salad being served to participants
dressed and tossed salad
an participant films raven pouring lettuce into the salad