Fragments

FRAGMENTs FRAGMENTED HOUSE DESIGN APPROACH Broken pieces of glass were collected, organized, and put together to build up a simple structure. In the fragile construction, the transparent and the compact are combined to create a new whole that can be viewed from the...

Untitled Paintings

Untitled Paintings DESIGN APPROACH I find the idea of working with colors and shapes to create movement and depth interesting. The piece works itself out as it is being built up, and the composition changes and gets more structured until it reaches the finishing...

1000 Dresses

1000 DRESSES DESIGN APPROACH Small dresses constructed from scraps of yarn, thread, and fabric are lined up in a checkered pattern on the floor. The dresses stand as representatives or symbols of forgotten and unappreciated individuals in many of today’s...

A Dress for Every Day of the Year

A DRESS FOR EVERY DAY OF THE YEAR DESIGN APPROACH This project was inspired by the book “100 Dresses” which tells the story of a young, poor girl. She told her classmates that she had 100 dresses at home.  Her classmates never believed her.  When the girl...

A Song of Unspeakable Words

A SONG OF UNSPEAKABLE WORDS DESIGN APPROACH Paintings inspired by the text of a song  The idea of words that cannot be spoken, or that would not be recognizable to us in this world is very moving to me.  The combination of colors and shapes in the paintings has been...