Early work (1990s-2002) > Unnatural Excesses (1994-1998)

A Hole in the Head is Better Than ...
Photocopy transfer on satin, thread, polyester batting, wood frames
Variable
1996
photo by Rachel Topham Photography
Photocopy transfer and embroidery on fabric, engraved glass, wood frame
11" x 14" oval
1995
photo by Rachel Topham Photography
Photocopy transfer and embroidery on fabric, engraved glass, wood frame
11" x 14" oval
1995
photo by Rachel Topham Photography
Photocopy transfer and embroidery on fabric, engraved glass, wood frame
11" x 14" oval
1995
Photo by Rachel Topham Photography
Photocopy transfer and embroidery on fabric, engraved glass, wood frame
11" x 14" oval
1995
Photo by Rachel Topham Photography
Photocopy transfer and embroidery on fabric, engraved glass, wood frame
11" x 14" oval
1995
photo by Rachel Topham Photography
Photocopy transfer and embroidery on fabric, engraved glass, wood frame
11" x 14" 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)