To / Through Approx. 15’x20’ Projected Prose on Smoke from Fog Machines, 2015 To/Through explores the relationship between visual and written storytelling, memory, and history via letterforms, words, and phrases projected onto smoke. Words and phrases only become readable as light catches the smoke—a reference to the ephemeral nature of recollection and memories.
Folk Nite: WunderKammer This was the intro video for Folk Nite:WunderKammer. Folk Nite is a community arts event in the suburbs of Chicago where accessibility to the arts is minimal and finding creative spaces to participate is quite difficult. Events are themed and include community-generated artwork and short-set performances. Video was announced a Judge’s Choice […]
Dear, Sincerely, all Newsprint Show Poster/MailerBroadsheet Format, 2016 Judson University’s Graphic Design BFA thesis exhibitions materials. The mailer opens to reveal more information about the two shows. The opened mailer doubles as the show poster. The title of the show hints at the personal themes of the individual projects. At the exhibition, a banner with the […]
Unfinished Business: 21st Century Home Economics Hull-House Museum Social Justice Exhibit, 2012 The exhibit tells an untold story of the first generation of home economists who were equal rights advocates, chemists and public health advocates, labor reformers and innovators who sought to redefine domesticity. Filled with participatory experiences and hands-on activities, the exhibit describes the home economists’ visionary […]
Forward, Together Forward Memorial Approx. 8’x12’ Projected Stories on Sheer Sheets, 2013 On February 14, 2008 at Northern Illinois University, a former student opened gunfire on a lecture hall, killing five, injuring over thirty, and rocking an entire community. As a student on campus that day, I have my story, as do others. Yet, our […]
Report to the Public: An Untold Story of the Conservative Vice Lords Exhibition at Art In These Times, 2012 Regarded by some as innovative grassroots organizers and others as violent criminals, the history of the Chicago gang, the Conservative Vice Lords Inc. provides a lens for understanding the potential of grassroots organizing in urban communities.This […]