The materials I choose are disposable and to some extent local; Plastic chairs, car top carriers, coolers, metal drums and other remnants of consumer society. The intersection of the squeezed, bulbous, and almost cartoonish forms, with the cut scrambled plastic and metal creates the exact tension I seek; a pathetic, goofy and deflated kind of contemporary violence.
2000 Graduate course work University of Iowa, Iowa City.
1999 BFA University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI.
Lives and works in Brooklyn NY.