I did it! I filled the wall! I made enough work! I feel blessed and so excited! I learned so much! Here is some images of my final install. Abstract Place is where we exsist, it uncompases community, culture and lifestyle. In my work, collage like assemblages and fragments based on neighborhood, communicate the expereince … More Bottoms up!
As I walk through the valley of the food desert where fast food flourishes and drugs are plentiful say hi to my neighbor as I know what they’re doing once they go inside birds chirping? No just the neighbor puking an arts District where artists are afraid to walk at night Stories of condos in … More Wild wild west
“West side is the best side”- Neighbor I call Fred. new building structors to create bigger clusters so my houses will not be stepped on in the gallery This week I have my 2nd crit of the semester… I am a little nervous only because at this time I am only thinking about install for … More Pre Crit/ “west side is the best side”
Currently, I am working… like a lot. I have so much to make my head is spinning in tornado of anxiety and delight. So I am going to keep this brief, What I am reading: (This week) What I am thinking about?(This week) making more. Just staying focused and making as much … More Final Semester.
I wanted to share my progress of the semester. Wow has it been busy.. I need to just work work work. I want this body of work to be huge and abundant… all that’s on my mind right now, is I need to produce more! Excited for break, I will be in the studio non- … More Final Week
Pages out of my sketch book: My sketchbook is a very sacred place to me. I leave my ideas, artists I am inspired by, color sketches, ideas I jot down of events I witness.
It was so different seeing all my work up! I have had it all in the studio in progress, I finally hung my work to get a grasp of how the works will function with one another. Here is what I have so far, Still, more to make… I just need to make make make. … More Last Crit of the Semester
Write about how you organized your studio (or how you disorganize your studio); what methods do you use of your own invention? Suggestions from others? For this body of work I am working in mixed media, collage, sculpture, assemblage, drawing and painting… woah that’s a lot of stuff! I have my studio separated in three … More Prompt 7/ organize space
I read multiple books at once. Here’s what I am currently reading, In the Neighborhood: The Search for Community on an American Street, One Sleepover at a Time Paperback – April 5, 2011 by Peter Lovenheim for enjoyment. I really enjoy Kerouac, and since I have been studying Buddhism this book has been very entertaining. This book was suggested … More Prompt 6/ Books
Prompt/ drawing of my process First, I create sketches from my neighborhood Then I collage my sketches together and finally, I used the collage composition to project onto my canvas and paint for the final painting.