Past Work

Chicken Butts

Sometimes a name just sticks. For about a six month period I built these organic forms of various sizes using cedar shingles, each formed into a single feathered shape. Some grew from the floor up, others hung from the wall. Each featured a single oriface – some dark and mysterious, others emanating with light. After…

Porch

Installation. Southern Exposure Gallery. San Francisco, April 2006 Collaboration with Kathyrn Kenworth   The porch, as an architectural concept is a roofed, but incompletely walled living area attached to the frame of a house. It is private space, but publicy accessible, and acts as a communal gathering place. This porch is not connected to a…

Family Tree

      Video Installation. Oakland Museum of California, April 2004. Vector animation layered with photographic portratits and video of world’s most massive living organism, the Quaking Aspen, combine to compose ideas surrounding community, networks, and the family. Installed in April 2004 in the Oakland Musuem of California as part of the EarthDance short-attention-span environmental…

Root Project

      Installation. Space 3 Gallery. Sydney, April 2003 Recreating a biotic community from an underground perspective, the installation includes over four hundred root systems hanging overhead in an interior space. Collected from the Mallee bioregion in central New South Wales, Australia, the root systems represent a diverse cross section of the Mallee understory,…

Unconscious

      Performace and Installation. Space 3 Gallery. Sydney, April 2003 Exhibited as part of the Under.Ground exhibit. Fecund ocean imagery projected to a central hanging screen under hundreds of suspended root systems, slowed to 60% of its normal speed. The reduced speed of the imagery is just enough to be perceptible, giving the…