A totemic map of creative 'self' or spirit, mirroring the rhythm and pattern of inspiration and its continuous movement and repetition : the centrifugal extension of the outward reach, simultaneously answered with the centripetal action of gathering inspiration, with the -watchful eye of our own "I", at the center of balance
Currently on exhibit at the Hermitage Museum and Gardens in Norfolk, VA
A group of butterflies is known as a "kaleidoscope". The wing elements from Imago inspired this collection of small scale, wall-hung sculptures. The wings are cut from Imago's custom iridescent stainless steel, with colors shifiting from forest green to a deep phthalo blue. depending on the angle of the viewer and the light source,
The following wall-sculptures were created from prototype cuts and components of my large sculptures. Now in private collections or donated to the Black Rocks Arts annual fundraiser.
Alongside (In)Visible, I created a series of jewelry pieces with bismuth, which is a metal crystal. I melted powdered bismuth to liquid, then cooled it to form crystalline structures that have a naturally-occuring iridescence.