Prelude to a Beatdown, 2010
mixed media, 84" x 54" x 96"
acrylic on canvas, 75" x 71"
acrylic on canvas, 71" x 70"
color-aid collage, 45" x 39"
color-aid collage, 41" x 53"
The Leisure Class-- Off the Wall, and Out on a Limb.
Peter Miller Gallery
September 10 through December 18, 2010
Part 1: acrylic and horsehair on rabbit skin glue primed cotton, 142 x 90 cm
Part 2: acrylic on prepared stretcher , 20 x 30 cm
Live at the Pony, 2010
Part 1: acrylic on rabbit skin glue primed cotton with organza overlay and velvet ribbon, 170 x 98 cm
Part 2: plastic rider on shelf, 3 x 2.5 x 1 cm
Girl on Couch, 2010
Part 1: acrylic and horsehair on rabbit skin glue primed cotton with spotted netting overlay, 95 x 172 cm
Part 2: velvet daisy on shelf, 60 x 70 x 12 cm
I received an email from a young woman in Burkino Faso who needed assistance in accessing $11.7 million. She requested my bank account details and promised to transfer the funds there. I hand copied her message in cursive and then had part of this transcription laser etched onto the jawbone of a horse.
Post is a crutch covered in thousands of smiles cut off the faces of models clothing in catalogs. It stands on its own, a totem.
A flag dipped in candy apple syrup. Included are images of the work as it was installed in at Thomas Robertello Gallery
For Pleading I called prayer request lines around the country and asked people to pray for the world’s salvation. I recorded these voices and then imbedded them inside a mound of teddy bears piled face down on the floor.