Copy of untitled spill, 2019
Copy of untitled spill, 2019
Untitled | Para Venezuela (Orinoco), 2019
Untitled | Para Venezuela (Orinoco), 2019

Hand Embroidery on Wood Panel

30” x 40” x 2”

Inspired by the recent uprisings and political upheaval in Venezuela, I embroidered the country as an oil spill running off the side of the work, relating the country’s inherent sovereignty with the corporate greed which seeks to destroy it.

Untitled | Para Venezeula (Orinoco) detail shot
Untitled | Para Venezeula (Orinoco) detail shot
IMG_2809.JPG
Eminent Domain, 2018
Eminent Domain, 2018

embroidery on wood

18 X 18

La Promesa | UnoXUno commission at El Museo del Barrio, 2017 NYC
La Promesa | UnoXUno commission at El Museo del Barrio, 2017 NYC

The embroidered coastlines of Puerto Rico and Veiques.

Hand Embroidered plywood, satin and cotton thread, tar, rubber, wood stain, gold leaf, paint.

full installation size: 11'x 14' (PR) & 11'x 7' (Veiques)

 

La Promesa detail
La Promesa detail
The Guise of Providence, 2016
The Guise of Providence, 2016

Embroidered wood panel
18" x 18" x 34"
"In contrast to the all seeing Eye of Providence on the national seal, the eyes of Dr. TJ Eckleburg can neither approve or disapprove of the current "undertakings" occurring beneath his gaze. They are therefore emblematic of the Republic's moral blindness to the poverty and class injustice which America reacted against when it was founded on the principles of Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness"

The Arctic Meltdown, 1979 | 2000 | 2006 | 2007 | 2015, Installation 68” long, Embroidered Plywood, 2016.
The Arctic Meltdown, 1979 | 2000 | 2006 | 2007 | 2015, Installation 68” long, Embroidered Plywood, 2016.

A mapping of the Arctic Climate Impact Assessment from National Snow and Ice Data Center that began in 1979, including projection of the Arctic Ice extent thru 2035.

The Arctic Meltdown, 1982 | 2011 | 2035, 15.5" x 15.5"x 48", Embroidered Plywood, 2016.
The Arctic Meltdown, 1982 | 2011 | 2035, 15.5" x 15.5"x 48", Embroidered Plywood, 2016.
The Arctic Meltdown, 1979 (detail).Embroidered Plywood 2016.
The Arctic Meltdown, 1979 (detail).Embroidered Plywood 2016.
The Bronx River, 2015
The Bronx River, 2015

embroidery on wood.  3panels, 12' long

The Bronx River, detail
The Bronx River, detail
BxRiver2ORIGclean.jpg
The South Bronx Gold Rush of 2015
The South Bronx Gold Rush of 2015

gold thread embroidery on wood. apx 8.5" x 10.5"

The South Bronx Gold Rush of 2015, detail
The South Bronx Gold Rush of 2015, detail
42nd Injustice
42nd Injustice

lambs wool. lead eagle feathers, embroidery on wood. 

The Plague Horse. 2014
The Plague Horse. 2014

 Current Location: Mano river - Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea. embroidery on wood, 24”x 24”

The War Horse, 2014
The War Horse, 2014

Current Location: Tigris & Euphrates rivers - Iraq, Syria, Turkey. embroidery on wood, 24”x 24”, 2014.

The Famine Horse, 2014
The Famine Horse, 2014

Current Location: White Nile river - South Sudan. embroidery on wood, 24”x 24”

 The Death Horse, 2014
The Death Horse, 2014

Current Location: Amazon river - Brazil. embroidery on wood, 24”x 24”

Perpetual | Perceptual Vigilance, 2014 detail
Perpetual | Perceptual Vigilance, 2014 detail

Embroidery on wood. Each eye “ goes along with the grain” literally, looking out from within its own natural pattern, they remind us that that we are a part of The T.J. Eckleberg of American freedom, so ingrained into the unknown unknowns of our subconscious that we cannot see the true consequences of our own ignorance.

Copy of untitled spill, 2019
Untitled | Para Venezuela (Orinoco), 2019
Untitled | Para Venezeula (Orinoco) detail shot
IMG_2809.JPG
Eminent Domain, 2018
La Promesa | UnoXUno commission at El Museo del Barrio, 2017 NYC
La Promesa detail
The Guise of Providence, 2016
The Arctic Meltdown, 1979 | 2000 | 2006 | 2007 | 2015, Installation 68” long, Embroidered Plywood, 2016.
The Arctic Meltdown, 1982 | 2011 | 2035, 15.5" x 15.5"x 48", Embroidered Plywood, 2016.
The Arctic Meltdown, 1979 (detail).Embroidered Plywood 2016.
The Bronx River, 2015
The Bronx River, detail
BxRiver2ORIGclean.jpg
The South Bronx Gold Rush of 2015
The South Bronx Gold Rush of 2015, detail
42nd Injustice
The Plague Horse. 2014
The War Horse, 2014
The Famine Horse, 2014
 The Death Horse, 2014
Perpetual | Perceptual Vigilance, 2014 detail
Copy of untitled spill, 2019
Untitled | Para Venezuela (Orinoco), 2019

Hand Embroidery on Wood Panel

30” x 40” x 2”

Inspired by the recent uprisings and political upheaval in Venezuela, I embroidered the country as an oil spill running off the side of the work, relating the country’s inherent sovereignty with the corporate greed which seeks to destroy it.

Untitled | Para Venezeula (Orinoco) detail shot
Eminent Domain, 2018

embroidery on wood

18 X 18

La Promesa | UnoXUno commission at El Museo del Barrio, 2017 NYC

The embroidered coastlines of Puerto Rico and Veiques.

Hand Embroidered plywood, satin and cotton thread, tar, rubber, wood stain, gold leaf, paint.

full installation size: 11'x 14' (PR) & 11'x 7' (Veiques)

 

La Promesa detail
The Guise of Providence, 2016

Embroidered wood panel
18" x 18" x 34"
"In contrast to the all seeing Eye of Providence on the national seal, the eyes of Dr. TJ Eckleburg can neither approve or disapprove of the current "undertakings" occurring beneath his gaze. They are therefore emblematic of the Republic's moral blindness to the poverty and class injustice which America reacted against when it was founded on the principles of Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness"

The Arctic Meltdown, 1979 | 2000 | 2006 | 2007 | 2015, Installation 68” long, Embroidered Plywood, 2016.

A mapping of the Arctic Climate Impact Assessment from National Snow and Ice Data Center that began in 1979, including projection of the Arctic Ice extent thru 2035.

The Arctic Meltdown, 1982 | 2011 | 2035, 15.5" x 15.5"x 48", Embroidered Plywood, 2016.
The Arctic Meltdown, 1979 (detail).Embroidered Plywood 2016.
The Bronx River, 2015

embroidery on wood.  3panels, 12' long

The Bronx River, detail
The South Bronx Gold Rush of 2015

gold thread embroidery on wood. apx 8.5" x 10.5"

The South Bronx Gold Rush of 2015, detail
42nd Injustice

lambs wool. lead eagle feathers, embroidery on wood. 

The Plague Horse. 2014

 Current Location: Mano river - Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea. embroidery on wood, 24”x 24”

The War Horse, 2014

Current Location: Tigris & Euphrates rivers - Iraq, Syria, Turkey. embroidery on wood, 24”x 24”, 2014.

The Famine Horse, 2014

Current Location: White Nile river - South Sudan. embroidery on wood, 24”x 24”

The Death Horse, 2014

Current Location: Amazon river - Brazil. embroidery on wood, 24”x 24”

Perpetual | Perceptual Vigilance, 2014 detail

Embroidery on wood. Each eye “ goes along with the grain” literally, looking out from within its own natural pattern, they remind us that that we are a part of The T.J. Eckleberg of American freedom, so ingrained into the unknown unknowns of our subconscious that we cannot see the true consequences of our own ignorance.

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