Love Beat
Love Beat

Painted bamboo sticks cut to depict the sound wave pattern of the words "I love you" on a canvases painted in stripes depicting the visible light spectrum. Please see the related video.... Acrylic, bamboo on 3 canvases, each 36" x 12"

Women, Shackled
Women, Shackled

Two women made of bamboo, one red flesh; the other blue soul. "The ancient tyrant Mesentius from Etruria bound each prisoner to a corpse and left them thus until the corruption of the dead involved the living. St. Augustine hath writ that this is the very type and emblem of us mortal beings: the shining soul that must drag around the corpse of the body and its vile decadencies." - from The Kingdom of the Waves by M. T. Anderson Acrylic, bamboo, steel on two canvases, each 40" x 24"

Your American Skin - Collage
Your American Skin - Collage

Acrylic "skins" created for the "naturalization" installation are cut into gestures and collaged onto painted canvas. Acrylic on canvas, 48" x 24"