Creative

Fine Art Projects

Natural Beauty 1 - 2001

A series of one-of-kind cast bronze sculptures exploring our notions of standards of beauty as conveyed through toys.

Natural Beauty 2 - 2001

This series was made from found doll parts, cast in bronze.

Natural Beauty 3 - 2001

The series shows how found objects can be transformed and reassembled to be both familiar and alien at the same time.

Advanced Ideas on
Obsolete Technology - 2014

Advanced Ideas on Obsolete Technology is a work that celebrates the rapidly changing tools of technology.

Passing - 1991

Passing is a photographic and sculptural consideration of the passage of time, as captured in the individual frames of motion capture, and of the passage of life, an inevitable aspect of our shared human experience.

St. Croix - 1991

Explores how static shots of a place can convey movement and time.

Post-Mortem

Post-Mortem is a sculptural exploration of the human and biological continuation of growth following death. Human hair and fingernails continue to grow after the heart and brain cease functioning. This work explores the continuing organic growth of the tree after it has been cultivated and re-purposed to meet a human need.

Salted Wounds - 1996

Halogen lights, electrical cords, sodium, books, wooden platform. Installation dimensions variable.

Salted Wounds - 1996

Halogen lights, electrical cords, sodium, books, wooden platform. Installation dimensions variable.

Sculpture for Sculptors - 2010

After losing part of a hand in a metal grinder, I became more acutely aware of how many sculptor (and carpenter) friends had modified hands, and how critically important our bodies are as tools for our work. This work is made from microcrystalline wax, flame and time.

The Legislators - 2005

The Legislators is a bipartisan interactive durational sculpture. The work consists of a mixed media sculpture with a table in the shape of the contiguous United States built with salvaged wood, wind-up chattering teeth, and red, white and blue t-shirts that each list the primary lobbying groups in the U.S. Congress by annual expenditure.

The Legislators - 2005

Each participant becomes a lobbyist engaging with his or her legislator. Even lobbyists have their own lobbyists in Congress.

Spider Study - 2014

From a body of work using nothing but salvage and scrap materials. Made from a truck wheel well and reclaimed steel rod. Study for a larger commission project comprised of multiples. 2' x 3' x 3'

Katheka Kai - 1990

"Katheka Kai" currency, Polaroid 12" x 17" These small mixed-media constructions are inspired in part by the small works of Joseph Beuys. The photo in this piece depicts men on their way to a funeral of an important local person in Kenya.

Nuclear Family - 1990

"Nuclear Family" egg shells, silver gelatin, plaster, wood 12" x 12" These small mixed-media constructions are inspired in part by the small works of Joseph Beuys.