Petrified; 2018. 77 x 71 cm at 30 degree lean. quilted recycled clothes and remnants, varnished and oiled
If a quilt were Petrified;
to have all organic material be replaced while retaining its original stem tissue structure;
at the edge of a precipice frightened, terrified.
She'll; 2018. 55 x 50 x 10 cm. quilted recycled clothes and remnants; shaped, spray glossed, and oiled.
parts from a found old quilt of mine that was apparently left half buried outside our binghamton home for the 5 years we had moved away
Displacement - the amount by which a thing is moved from its normal position;
the occupation by a submerged body that would otherwise be occupied by a liquid;
the unconscious transfer of an intense emotion from its original object to another one;
the removal of someone by someone else who takes their place.
Chapter One: To Ferment; 2017. 29 to 117 x 18 x 5 cm. cigar box and cedar sheets, recycled fabric, onion skin paper, matcha tea, thread.
To Ferment - to undergo the chemical breakdown of substance by bacteria, yeast, or other microorganisms;
typically involving effervescence and the giving off of heat.
To incite or stir up agitation or excitement among a group of people,
usually concerning major change and leading to trouble or violence.
Cause, generate, instigate, provoke... brew.