New work takes time to name and classify as one thing or another. These pieces are fresh out of the studio. Some clearly relate to earlier work, some seem not to. In time they will find their way into a new "collection" or "series." For now, here they are. Comments welcomed.
These shield-like forms emphasize the nature of the barriers we invent while alluding to the multiplicity of ways we create or experience separation from one another literally and symbolically.
Embodying self-doubt, uncertainty, background questions, thwarted progress, or second-guessing, the handwritten words on ceramic tags piercing these vests hint at sensations from all of the above.
From shards of past works, new objects are remixed, each decision influencing the next. The fragments are sorted and classified while narratives are re-imagined. Linear elements suggest intuitive connections to the past work.
Dickeys present a false impression. Collars adorn, identify, and restrict. These dickeys and collars evoke or embody states of mind, situations, expectations, and memories.
Archetypal forms of containment and offering, pitchers, bowls, and kylixes are vehicles for the examination of body iconography, mythology, expectations, and memories. Underlying these inquiries is an examination of systems, expectations, and parameters.
Coming soon! Curatorial projects, writing.
Coming soon! Studio views, process videos, works-in-progress, and more from "the space for maybe."