3' x 5' american flag, 3' x 5' sheet of paper made from american flag fibers
handmade paper (flax for cradle, cotton-abaca for window), soil, sunflower seedlings, cord, steel, wood, window frame, light, antique ladder
viewers were invited to climb the ladder in order to see the seedlings.
sleeping human, cherry sapling from my family's land, soil, wood
performed october 2nd, 2015 for the opening reception of no ice cream without cow shit. this is a gesture of tenderness towards a tree that i share roots with and have a responsibility to care for. metaphorically, it is an encouragement to treat the natural world with as much love as we would treat our closest friends.
deconstructed annotated copy of Ariel by Sylvia Plath, thread, clothespins, wood, light