Guardians

5″ x 6.25″ x 2.25″Wood and metal box containing concertina book with metal figures. Made in India. Also related to this trip are three series of work, Jewel, Passages and Reflective Visions, and the books law and custom , many truths and India.

Mind Body

20″ x 15″ x 1″Revised Stanford-Benet Scales box with artist book made from a 6th Grade Physiology notebook. Collage materials include metal, leather, polymer clay and a bottle which contained hydrozone, a controversial medical treatment for mind and body.

MonkeyGrip

4.5” x 16.5” in box 4.5” x 2” x 2”Year-of-the-monkey laser cutouts were glued onto separate sheets of oriental joss paper then pasted to a continuous backing and housed in a cylindrical Monkey Grip tire-patch can.

Weaver

7” x 5.75”Single fold collaged book, containing a vintage wood cut-out of Mahatma Gandhi and world leaders with hand-woven cloth cover. Made in India.

India

7.25″ x 4.75″, 124 pages.Mixed media journal with paper hard cover. Made in India. A series of nine prints which combine scans of the journal pages with photographs, is called Jewel. The process of creating the prints and a page-turning book with images from the series can also be seen. Also related to this trip are two other series of […]

law and custom

mixed media triptych 8.75″ x ll” closed, 8.75″ x 22″ open. Components found in India.The text, which is below, refers to the status of women in India. THE DOWRY PROHIBITION ACT OF 1961 abolishes giving and taking dowry, (a valuable property or thing which is given by the brides family to the groom), at the […]

many truths

4.75″ x 10.5″ x 5.25″ tall, 2 pagesWooden book stand and metal book with paper and encaustic. Components found in India. Also related to this trip are three other series of work, Jewel, Passages and Reflective Visions, and the books Guardians, law and custom and India. Also related to this trip are three series of […]

Reserve

14″ x 11 ” x 1″A minature book version of two murals produced for the Boston Federal Reserve Bank, sits atop a wooden pedestal with eagle in front of the section of the Articles of Confederation which authorize the federal banking system. Read about the making of the two murals, 15′ and 20′, and the […]