Portfolio > Unnatural Excesses (1994-1998)

Drift (2017-2019)
Ink, graphite, and gouache on cut paper, gudy-o, t-pins.
Variable
2019
"But I Can't Marry You, My Pretty Maid"
Photocopy transfer on satin, embroidered thread, engraved glass, wood fram
14" x 11" oval
1995
Breath
Photocopy transfer on silk, thread, satin, polypill, wood frame
Variable
1997
detail, Breath
Photocopy transfer on satin, thread, polypill
2019
Chastity
Photocopy transfer and embroidery on satin, wood frame
8" x 6" oval
1994

Unnatural Excesses is a series of works that queers the presumptive narratives represented in illustrations from19th Century girl's magazines through embroidered and glass-engraved embellishments. Unnatural Excesses has been exhibited in whole or in part in the following places:

Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY (1995)
Shirley Fiterman Gallery, New York, NY (1996)
Gallery 101, Ottawa, ON (1997)
Art in General, New York, NY (1997)
AIR Gallery, New York, NY (1998)
Taipei Gallery, New York, NY (1998)
Harbor Gallery, UMass Boston, Boston, MA (1998)