The Ocean is the Underlying Basis for Every Wave, 2008

The Ocean is the Underlying Basis for Every Wave, 2008

Size:
7′ x 14′ x 7′ (H x W x D)

Materials:
Second hand clothing, wood & steel

Description:
An “S” shaped wall of folded and stacked clothing sorted by color value. The individual garments (2,908 of them) weigh a total of 1,859 pounds.

Universal Set, 2008

Universal Set, 2008

Size:
12″ x 9′ x 6′ (H x W x D)

Materials:
White Sneakers & Work Boots

Description:
This work takes the form of a Venn diagram. The two rings, boots and sneakers, overlap in the middle forming what is called a “universal set.” The laces from the boots and shoes are re-laced, forming a daisy-chain.

Universal Set, 2008 (sketch)

Universal Set, 2008 (sketch)

Size:
12″ x 9′ x 6′ (H x W x D)

Materials:
Graphite on paper

Description:
This work takes the form of a Venn diagram. The two rings, boots and sneakers, overlap in the middle forming what is called a “universal set.” The laces from the boots and shoes are re-laced, forming a daisy-chain.

Shift 2, 2008

Shift 2, 2008

Size:
15″ x 11.25″

Materials:
200 lb. white paper, pencil and watercolor.

Description:
A stack of randomly folded and stacked second-hand clothing.