Paradise Begins With A Shipwreck
Paradise Begins With A Shipwreck

2013

wood, 16mm film projector, projection screens

16’ x 12’ x 12’

I built this boat to act as a mobile movie theater – custom rigging carries a projector and projects films onto screens, located on the boat’s mast.

The Soft Obtains a Central Position
The Soft Obtains a Central Position

2011

cement, rebar

5’ x 5’ x 5’

sculpture based on my brother’s blast shelter while stationed in Iraq, and childhood pillow forts

40,000 Double Rubs
40,000 Double Rubs

2012

steel, foam, marine fabric

5’ diameter

sculpture based on utopian and disaster survival architecture. This sculpture can be installed on one’s property as modernist sculpture and transform into a floating escape vessel when needed.

The Hardship
The Hardship

2013

copper cold plate, ice, freezer compressor, oak frame, old refrigerator, audio

4’ x 5’ x 1’

refrigerated screen for use as a projection surface for films from the arctic. shown without projection

The Hardship
The Hardship

2013

copper cold plate, ice, freezer compressor, oak frame, old refrigerator, audio

4’ x 5’ x 1’

refrigerated screen for use as a projection surface for films from the arctic. shown with projection.

The Hardship
The Hardship

2013

copper cold plate, ice, freezer compressor, oak frame, old refrigerator, audio

4’ x 5’ x 1’

repurposed refrigerator turned into an audio speaker for the video "A Thirsty Person."  The audio of an arctic storm is a companion piece to the refrigerated projection screen

A Selfless, REteaching Jet
A Selfless, REteaching Jet

2010

engine, inverter, downdraft gasifier, car battery, projector

dimensions variable

a wood-burning film projector, built from salvaged car parts and metals from a defunct atomic research lab. I built this generator to sustain new media artistic practice in times of petroleum emergency. The film projected from this machine is a 16mm document of myself chopping down the tree to source wood for running the projector.

A Selfless, REteaching Jet
A Selfless, REteaching Jet

2010

engine, inverter, downdraft gasifier, car battery, projector

dimensions variable

a wood-burning film projector, built from salvaged car parts and metals from a defunct atomic research lab. I built this generator to sustain new media artistic practice in times of petroleum emergency. The film projected from this machine is a 16mm document of myself chopping down the tree to source wood for running the projector. 

A Selfless, REteaching Jet
A Selfless, REteaching Jet

2010

film still

engine, inverter, downdraft gasifier, car battery, projector

a wood-burning film projector, built from salvaged car parts and metals from a defunct atomic research lab. I built this generator to sustain new media artistic practice in times of petroleum emergency. The film projected from this machine is a 16mm document of myself chopping down the tree to source wood for running the projector.

Tourist Crisis Center
Tourist Crisis Center

2009

desk, office supplies, phone, typewriter, barge

desk is 6’ x 6’ x 4’

Collaboration with the Artist as Tourist Collective

our hand made floating office circumnavigated Key West, offering free services, including alternate maps to the city and writing a letter home.

Paradise Begins With A Shipwreck
The Soft Obtains a Central Position
40,000 Double Rubs
The Hardship
The Hardship
The Hardship
A Selfless, REteaching Jet
A Selfless, REteaching Jet
A Selfless, REteaching Jet
Tourist Crisis Center
Paradise Begins With A Shipwreck

2013

wood, 16mm film projector, projection screens

16’ x 12’ x 12’

I built this boat to act as a mobile movie theater – custom rigging carries a projector and projects films onto screens, located on the boat’s mast.

The Soft Obtains a Central Position

2011

cement, rebar

5’ x 5’ x 5’

sculpture based on my brother’s blast shelter while stationed in Iraq, and childhood pillow forts

40,000 Double Rubs

2012

steel, foam, marine fabric

5’ diameter

sculpture based on utopian and disaster survival architecture. This sculpture can be installed on one’s property as modernist sculpture and transform into a floating escape vessel when needed.

The Hardship

2013

copper cold plate, ice, freezer compressor, oak frame, old refrigerator, audio

4’ x 5’ x 1’

refrigerated screen for use as a projection surface for films from the arctic. shown without projection

The Hardship

2013

copper cold plate, ice, freezer compressor, oak frame, old refrigerator, audio

4’ x 5’ x 1’

refrigerated screen for use as a projection surface for films from the arctic. shown with projection.

The Hardship

2013

copper cold plate, ice, freezer compressor, oak frame, old refrigerator, audio

4’ x 5’ x 1’

repurposed refrigerator turned into an audio speaker for the video "A Thirsty Person."  The audio of an arctic storm is a companion piece to the refrigerated projection screen

A Selfless, REteaching Jet

2010

engine, inverter, downdraft gasifier, car battery, projector

dimensions variable

a wood-burning film projector, built from salvaged car parts and metals from a defunct atomic research lab. I built this generator to sustain new media artistic practice in times of petroleum emergency. The film projected from this machine is a 16mm document of myself chopping down the tree to source wood for running the projector.

A Selfless, REteaching Jet

2010

engine, inverter, downdraft gasifier, car battery, projector

dimensions variable

a wood-burning film projector, built from salvaged car parts and metals from a defunct atomic research lab. I built this generator to sustain new media artistic practice in times of petroleum emergency. The film projected from this machine is a 16mm document of myself chopping down the tree to source wood for running the projector. 

A Selfless, REteaching Jet

2010

film still

engine, inverter, downdraft gasifier, car battery, projector

a wood-burning film projector, built from salvaged car parts and metals from a defunct atomic research lab. I built this generator to sustain new media artistic practice in times of petroleum emergency. The film projected from this machine is a 16mm document of myself chopping down the tree to source wood for running the projector.

Tourist Crisis Center

2009

desk, office supplies, phone, typewriter, barge

desk is 6’ x 6’ x 4’

Collaboration with the Artist as Tourist Collective

our hand made floating office circumnavigated Key West, offering free services, including alternate maps to the city and writing a letter home.

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