2005-2010

 

Mickey Is Not Goofy
Mickey Is Not Goofy

2008-2009, naturally oxidized steel sheet metal, screws, enamel and hand carved letters on Melamine wood, 11” x 14” x 1”

Bed Bugs
Bed Bugs

2008-2009, naturally oxidized steel sheet metal, screws, enamel and hand carved letters on Melamine wood, 11” x 14” x 1”

Rationalize is Really Rational Lies
Rationalize is Really Rational Lies

2008-2009, naturally oxidized steel sheet metal, screws, enamel and hand carved letters on Melamine wood, 11” x 14” x 1”

A Chair With Three Legs
A Chair With Three Legs

2008-2009, naturally oxidized steel sheet metal, screws, enamel and hand carved letters on Melamine wood, 11” x 14” x 1”

Please Cry Over...
Please Cry Over...

2008-2009, naturally oxidized steel sheet metal, screws, enamel and hand carved letters on Melamine wood, 11” x 14” x 1”

Lobsters Really Are Cockroaches of the Sea
Lobsters Really Are Cockroaches of the Sea

2008-2009, naturally oxidized steel sheet metal, screws, enamel and hand carved letters on Melamine wood, 11” x 14” x 1”

90 Cents is Not a Dollar
90 Cents is Not a Dollar

2008-2009, naturally oxidized steel sheet metal, screws, enamel and hand carved letters on Melamine wood, 11” x 14” x 1”

90 Cents is Not a Dollar (detail)
90 Cents is Not a Dollar (detail)
Sunshine of My Life
Sunshine of My Life

2011, custom fabricated oxidized sheet metal, black oil pastel, graphite and original, aged paper documents on wood, 49.5 x 46 x 2.5in

Sunshine of My Life (detail)
Sunshine of My Life (detail)
Jingle Bells
Jingle Bells

2009, steel hardware, stainless steel meat hooks, steel braided wire, black velvet cement encased in pig intestine and coated with boiled linseed oil, 6” x 4 1/2” x 59”

Jingle Bells (detail)
Jingle Bells (detail)
Recess
Recess

2006, mahogany wood, black pipe, flat black enamel, aluminum brackets, stainless steel meat hooks, black velvet cement encased in pig intestine and polyurethane, 14” x 96” x 60”

Recess (detail)
Recess (detail)
Swing
Swing

2006-2008, oxidized steel tubing, chains, u-bolts, s-hooks and hardware, aluminum connectors, steel floor flanges, enamel and carved limestone and chain link encased in pig intestine, 156” x 42” x 97”

Swing (detail)
Swing (detail)
Swing (detail)
Swing (detail)
Umbrella
Umbrella

2006, oxidized flat iron, angle iron square steel stock, cut masonry nails, braided wire and hardware, weathered cloths-pins, leather baby shoes, velvet cement, pig intestine, sand, rubber pine nuggets and polyurethane, 96” x 96” x 72”

Umbrella (detail)
Umbrella (detail)
Umbrella (detail)
Umbrella (detail)
Trick or Treat (with brackets)
Trick or Treat (with brackets)

2006-2007, plexi-dome, black Formica base, velvet cement, foiled cupcake wrapping, caramelized sugar, liquid asphalt, steel tacks, and polyurethane on white porcelain espresso saucer, 7” x 7” x 7”

Trick or Treat (with brackets)
Trick or Treat (with brackets)
Trick or Treat (with brackets)
Trick or Treat (with brackets)
Trick or Treat
Trick or Treat

2006/2007, plexi-dome, velvet cement, foiled cupcake wrapping, caramelized sugar, liquid asphalt, steel tacks, polyurethane, custom designed sheet metal brackets and white porcelain espresso saucer onblack Formica base stand, 7” x 7” x 7”

Trick or Treat (detail)
Trick or Treat (detail)
Midnight Snack
Midnight Snack

2006, velvet cement, caramelized sugar, non-fiber liquid asphalt, blue steel tacks, polyurethane, white doily and glass cake stand, 13” x 13” x 7”

Midnight Snack (detail)
Midnight Snack (detail)
Kigelia Pinnata (African Sausage Tree)
Kigelia Pinnata (African Sausage Tree)

2005, bent steel rebars, bent steelrods, sheet metal, black velvet cement encased in pig intestine, flat black enamel spray, black chalkboard enamel, rubber pine nuggets, emulsified welding rods for texture and burlap, 102” x 78” x 66”

Kigelia Pinnata (African Sausage Tree)
Kigelia Pinnata (African Sausage Tree)
Kigelia Pinnata (African Sausage Tree)
Kigelia Pinnata (African Sausage Tree)
Kigelia Pinnata (African Sausage Tree)
Kigelia Pinnata (African Sausage Tree)
Untitled Figs I, II, III
Untitled Figs I, II, III

2008-2009, forged & welded steel bars, emulsified welding rods, burlap, jute twine, cedar mulch and industrial grade velvet cement encased in pig intestine, 10” x 8” x 26” - 36” x 48” x 50”

Untitled, Figs IV
Untitled, Figs IV

2008-2009, various gauges of steelbars, pine nuggets, burlap, jute twine, emulsified welding rods & black velvet cement encased in pig intestine, 40” x 20” x 50”

Untitled, Figs IV (detail)
Untitled, Figs IV (detail)
Untitled, Figs V
Untitled, Figs V

2008-2009, various gauges of forged & welded steel bars, pine nuggets, burlap, jute twine, emulsified welding rods & black velvet cement encased in pig intestine, 42” x 36” x 64”

Untitled, Figs V (detail)
Untitled, Figs V (detail)
Steel Wire Tree
Steel Wire Tree

2013, custom designed & welded steel stand, various gauges of steel wire, wrapped around tree limbs, 34 x 40 x 72in

Steel Wire Tree (detail)
Steel Wire Tree (detail)