Having an authentically thoughtful and creative experience while making art is paramount to me, and I attempt to impart that energy and passion into my work. I strive to be uninhibited and simultaneously have the discipline to employ restraint. In doing so, I have developed an impactful and unique materials and process-based visual language. I regularly find myself on unstable terrain, trying new methodologies, fabrication techniques, working with unfamiliar or non-traditional materials, by setting new parameters and redefining boundaries. I self-appropriate and re-apply techniques plucked from earlier work, which gives the work an undertone of, if not an overt, signature feel. I regularly “walk-the-line” between mastering a thing and complete catastrophic failure… but it’s welcome. It’s where I thrive.
In my studio with a piece from SERIE 0, 2017