With this body of work, I am exploring the surface of the canvas and its malleability, along with the action of painting/collaging, and utilizing its support for more than just structure.
In this body of work, I am experimenting with the the displacement of purpose and use with the supports of canvases.
I question value in the amount of household items.
How many of these things will be enough? Does having more make them more efficient? Why do we always want more and want to buy more?
This is my effort to calculate, preserve and organize the emotional value in the things that I have collected throughout my entire life
Hand-made books which were sealed both practically and conceptually. My intent was to protect these objects from outside forces. The materials I used to make these books are made with acidic, non archived paper and materials. My attempts to conserve and protect are forfeited by the fact that they will break down from what they are made out of.