These works continue a journey towards a deeper understanding of identity and humanness. It explores the trappings of culture and myth, conflict and hope, strength posing as frailty, and our constant struggle to emerge from the cacophony.
Much of this work provides the theoretical backbone of my lifelong engagement with art and social justice. Some of these are the result, and some provide a beginning...
Echoes Off My Shoulder
It is the (non empty) distance between the openings, the arch, the fragments and the passages immanent. The infinitesimal turbulence of particles bouncing off each other and around each other yes, through each other. It is the spaces left over from the merging of galaxies. It is the gestalt of a loved one leaving, the echo of a goodbye, and the breeze on our face that is more than just wind. It is the motion in the corner of our eye, and the doorways to those places where all our dreams lie.