Artworks
Acrylic on birch with resin
30" X 40"
2013
Acrylic on birch with resin
40" X 30"
2013

Activity

  • Domesticated over five thousand years ago, the production of cotton today equals forty billion pounds per year. From photographic x-ray film and nail polish to bologna casings and book bindings, cotton is everywhere and is in everything. While we can find it in a vast number of products and processes that create the world we see today, its ubiquity also implicates cotton in a darker history that asks deeper questions about the impact this plant has had on our world. According to Stephen Yafa’s…
  • Domesticated over five thousand years ago, the production of cotton today equals forty billion pounds per year. From photographic x-ray film and nail polish to bologna casings and book bindings, cotton is everywhere and is in everything. While we can find it in a vast number of products and processes that create the world we see today, its ubiquity also implicates cotton in a darker history that asks deeper questions about the impact this plant has had on our world. According to Stephen Yafa’s…
  • BEAUTIES BEHAVING BADLY: Nice Girls Don’t Make History     The Beauties Behaving Badly series is a parody and commentary of classic fairytale and literature characters created in a graphic lowbrow style. These paintings challenge the typical role the female character played in their historical protagonist position by challenging society’s expectations. They are assertive and edgy with a veneer of “cute.” With dark hollow eyes and a cartoon-like color palate, the subjects in these works…