Flag of the World (Tapestry)
Flag of the World (Tapestry)

segment of fabric embedded with natural mold growth rescued from decaying cushions in the pilothouse of grandfather’s boat, acrylic paint, archival ink, wood, nails, string, 2005-2010

Flag of the World (detail)
Flag of the World (detail)
Floating Cedar Array
Floating Cedar Array

found decayed cedar (and cypress) root cores, fern island, bricks, moss, decayed lumber, dimensions variable, 2013-2015

Floating Roots Array (Rhizomes) (b)
Floating Roots Array (Rhizomes) (b)
Floating Woods Vast Array
Floating Woods Vast Array

tree anatomy harvested out of various stages of decay, lovingly selected, cleaned and arranged, 16x8ft (dimensions and contents variable), 2012-2015

Floating Branch Array
Floating Branch Array

limbs fallen from a wide variety of trees found in forest and front yard, dimensions and contents variable, 2014-2015

Floating Woods Intimate Array
Floating Woods Intimate Array

meticulously cleaned tree anatomy harvested out of various stages of decay, lovingly selected, cleaned and arranged, shellac, 4x6ft (dimensions and contents variable), 2013-2015

Floating Circuit Array
Floating Circuit Array

found antiquated electronics from grandfather’s old workshop, father's first electronics project, dimensions and contents variable, 2011-2015

Floating Paper Array
Floating Paper Array

found and cultivated weathered magazines, dimensions and contents vary, 2011-2015

Floating Paper Array (detail II)
Floating Paper Array (detail II)
Fern A. & Philip E.
Fern A. & Philip E.

grandmother's sweatshirt, grandfather's work clothes & welding cap, hangers, rusty nails, bulletin board, pins, grandmother's photography, old text books, Scientific American magazines, slide projector box, drawers with misc hardware, dimensions and contents variable, 2015 

The Fern A.
The Fern A.

grandfather's original sketch of the boat, grandmother's 4x6in prints and polaroids, repurposed bulletin board, pins, 2015

Flag of the World (Tapestry)
Flag of the World (detail)
Floating Cedar Array
Floating Roots Array (Rhizomes) (b)
Floating Woods Vast Array
Floating Branch Array
Floating Woods Intimate Array
Floating Circuit Array
Floating Paper Array
Floating Paper Array (detail II)
Fern A. & Philip E.
The Fern A.
Flag of the World (Tapestry)

segment of fabric embedded with natural mold growth rescued from decaying cushions in the pilothouse of grandfather’s boat, acrylic paint, archival ink, wood, nails, string, 2005-2010

Flag of the World (detail)
Floating Cedar Array

found decayed cedar (and cypress) root cores, fern island, bricks, moss, decayed lumber, dimensions variable, 2013-2015

Floating Roots Array (Rhizomes) (b)
Floating Woods Vast Array

tree anatomy harvested out of various stages of decay, lovingly selected, cleaned and arranged, 16x8ft (dimensions and contents variable), 2012-2015

Floating Branch Array

limbs fallen from a wide variety of trees found in forest and front yard, dimensions and contents variable, 2014-2015

Floating Woods Intimate Array

meticulously cleaned tree anatomy harvested out of various stages of decay, lovingly selected, cleaned and arranged, shellac, 4x6ft (dimensions and contents variable), 2013-2015

Floating Circuit Array

found antiquated electronics from grandfather’s old workshop, father's first electronics project, dimensions and contents variable, 2011-2015

Floating Paper Array

found and cultivated weathered magazines, dimensions and contents vary, 2011-2015

Floating Paper Array (detail II)
Fern A. & Philip E.

grandmother's sweatshirt, grandfather's work clothes & welding cap, hangers, rusty nails, bulletin board, pins, grandmother's photography, old text books, Scientific American magazines, slide projector box, drawers with misc hardware, dimensions and contents variable, 2015 

The Fern A.

grandfather's original sketch of the boat, grandmother's 4x6in prints and polaroids, repurposed bulletin board, pins, 2015

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