Artist Statement Revision

As we progress through time, language is informed and adapted through the ever-changing structure of society and technology. Very few languages are preserved as they were hundreds or thousands of years ago, and the ones that are are used by a small isolated group of individuals. The only universal human language that has stayed somewhat…

Plan of Action: Fall 2013

This semester I plan to continue with my research and exploration into nonverbal communication. Similar to last semester, I will be focusing on creating large-scale work that creates an uncomfortable presence through life like interactions. My process will continue with sketches and maquette as quick studies and reference points before construction of a large-scale version.…

Artist Statement Fall 2013

Body Language acts as a universal language that allows us to examine an individual’s state of mind through postures and gestures. I use the figure as a form to study vulnerability and manipulation with my focus to uncover our susceptibility to fear, hope, greed, hate, and deception. I explore this inner dialog in order to…