Projects

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SCARY THINGS 2

Sculptural video installation with flat-screen display. 2006

Scary Things is made of images of the simple elements of nature that can be frightening to children. This sculpture (like Special Things) uses the technique of tiny cameras, sculptural miniatures, and acrylic text in one integrated platform. Although the sculpture contains only ten words, hundreds of sentences are created by a software-based video sequencer, forming a poetry of fear ...

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SPECIAL THINGS

Sculptural video installation with flat-screen display. 2006

Special Things presents images of a utopian childhood complete with cavorting lambs and chiffon rainbows. These are rendered in fragments across sixteen small hanging sculptures. Each consists of a miniature scene, a small video camera, and a mirrored word emblazoned across the front of the sculpture. On a nearby screen, images of the sixteen scenes and their related captions are ...

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CLOUDS #1 (MAN)

Wall-mounted kinetic video sculpture 2005

One from a series of miniature works inspired by Alfred Stieglitz’s Equivalent Series(1922-35), a photographic study of clouds as pure pattern. In each work, a cloud formation is fashioned from cotton wool and other materials and affixed to a cylinder. The cylinder is mounted to a motor, which rotates it slowly. A live video camera captures this image which gives ...

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CLOUDS #10 (REFUGEES)

Wall-mounted kinetic video sculpture 2005

One from a series of miniature works inspired by Alfred Stieglitz’s Equivalent Series(1922-35), a photographic study of clouds as pure pattern. In each work, a cloud formation is fashioned from cotton wool and other materials and affixed to a cylinder. The cylinder is mounted to a motor, which rotates it slowly. A live video camera captures this image which gives ...

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CLOUDS #11 (TREES)

Wall-mounted kinetic video sculpture 2005

One from a series of miniature works inspired by Alfred Stieglitz’s Equivalent Series(1922-35), a photographic study of clouds as pure pattern. In each work, a cloud formation is fashioned from cotton wool and other materials and affixed to a cylinder. The cylinder is mounted to a motor, which rotates it slowly. A live video camera captures this image which gives ...

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CLOUDS #2 (WOMAN)

Wall-mounted kinetic video sculpture 2005

One from a series of miniature works inspired by Alfred Stieglitz’s Equivalent Series(1922-35), a photographic study of clouds as pure pattern. In each work, a cloud formation is fashioned from cotton wool and other materials and affixed to a cylinder. The cylinder is mounted to a motor, which rotates it slowly. A live video camera captures this image which gives ...

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CLOUDS #3 (ASTRONAUT)

Wall-mounted kinetic video sculpture 2005

The Cloud series was inspired by Alfred Stieglitz’s Equivalent Series (1922-35), a photographic study of clouds as pure pattern. Clouds #3, unusually, has no clouds. A cylinder, painted to represent the moon's surface, is mounted to a motor, which rotates it slowly. A miniature astronaut hovers in the foreground. A live video camera captures this image which gives the appearance ...

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CLOUDS #4 (UFO)

Wall-mounted kinetic video sculpture 2005

The Cloud series was inspired by Alfred Stieglitz’s Equivalent Series (1922-35), a photographic study of clouds as pure pattern. In this work, a cloud formation is airbrushed onto the surface of a cylinder. The cylinder is mounted to a motor, which rotates it slowly. A live video camera captures this image which gives the appearance of clouds moving across the ...

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CLOUDS #5 (DIVER)

Wall-mounted kinetic video sculpture 2005

The Cloud series was inspired by Alfred Stieglitz’s Equivalent Series (1922-35), a photographic study of clouds as pure pattern. In this work, a cloud formation is airbrushed onto a cylinder. The cylinder is mounted to a motor, which rotates it slowly. A live video camera captures this image which gives the appearance of clouds moving across the sky, creating a ...

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CLOUDS #6 (SHEEP)

Wall-mounted kinetic video sculpture 2005

The Cloud series was inspired by Alfred Stieglitz’s Equivalent Series (1922-35), a photographic study of clouds as pure pattern. In this work, a cloud formation is fashioned from cotton wool and other materials and affixed to a cylinder. The cylinder is mounted to a motor, which rotates it slowly. A live video camera captures this image which gives the appearance ...

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CLOUDS #7 (CAMERAMAN)

Wall-mounted kinetic video sculpture 2005

The Cloud series was inspired by Alfred Stieglitz’s Equivalent Series (1922-35), a photographic study of clouds as pure pattern. In this work, a cloud formation is fashioned from cotton wool, applied to a cylinder, and airbrushed to resemble a stormy sky. The cylinder is mounted to a motor, which rotates it slowly. A live video camera captures this image which ...

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CLOUDS #8 (AIRPORT)

Wall-mounted kinetic video sculpture 2005

The Cloud series was inspired by Alfred Stieglitz’s Equivalent Series (1922-35), a photographic study of clouds as pure pattern. In this work, a cloud formation is fashioned from cotton wool and other materials and affixed to a cylinder. The cylinder is mounted to a motor, which rotates it slowly. A live video camera captures this image which gives the appearance ...