In Bouquet, a bouquet of a dozen roses folds in on itself again and again. The bouquet of roses, an iconic offering of love, repeatedly chooses itself in this mesmerizing act of narcissism. It gravitates towards its own mirrored image in perpetuity, leaving the viewer empty handed. Music Composed by Wilbo Wright and Eric Haltmeier, […]
IN THE END is journey through a car wash where the viewer is isolated in the cabin and travels through the phases of mopping, soaping and rinsing. The contrast of layered shapes in motion forces a distance from what the process actually is to frame abstract patterns created by air and water.
In 2003 I worked in the Creative Services department for a large financial institution. The office camera was a digital Sony Mavica, that would record 15 images or 15 seconds of video onto a 3.5″ floppy disk. My intention was to make a feature film 15 seconds at a time, (maximum capacity of footage the […]
Series of coconut portraits for the Jersey City Museum exhibition called Tropicalisms. The exhibition explored stereotypes. All images are 10 x 10, padauk frames. The titles by design were named after tropical drinks that included coconut. Typically, designed for tourists when on vacation.
Location, Location, Migration, set of three Beswick Ducks cast in aluminum, sizes are 6 x 6, 7 x 7 and 8 x 8, 2010
In Lilium, a vase of lilies decay and reverse to full bloom over and over. Lilies are thought to symbolize chastity and virtue, in this mirrored composition the lilies rebuild, thus restoring virtue only to lose it again leaving the viewer to realize the inevitable passage of time. Music Composed by Mark Zaki, www.markzaki.com
Gold fish, named fish ‘n chips swim backwards to organ music. I won these fish at the fair. Music by: Edon Music, Ramsey, NJ
Taken from (dolorem = pain, grief, misery, suffering; ipsum = itself), Nor again is there anyone who loves or pursues or desires to obtain pain of itself, because it is pain, but occasionally circumstances occur in which toil and pain can procure him some great pleasure. To take a trivial example, which of us ever […]
Series of offset block prints on arches, 12 x 12, 2010.