1 February

Material Investigations

While at wave Hill I used the time to investigate familiar materials their (and my) capacity for innovation. Being that these materials were largely found or donated, their appeal isn’t particularly exciting or compelling. Yet these ordinary , and overlooked materials proved to be flexible and their outcome, thought provoking.

17 January

Wave Hill

During the winter months at Wave Hill, the chairs sit empty on snowy banks overlooking the Hudson river. The conservatories are humid, and filled with winter blooming acacia, cacti and tropical plants. Wave Hill gallery spaces are transformed into  “Winter Artist Workspaces” for artists who’s work addresses the environment. This winter, I spent a month working in […]

17 January

Where is Wave Hill??

Wave Hill sits on the Hudson river at 252nd St. in Riverdale New York… the last stop on the #1 train. It takes about 40 minutes from Midtown, and once you get there you’ll see how easy it is to forget about midtown or Manhattan. The views are astounding, the Palisades, the Hudson river, sunsets and steamy conservatories filled with winter blooming acacia, cacti and hundreds of tropical plants.

17 January

A Winter Residence at Wave Hill

From January 4th- February 7th I’ll have a winter workspace at Wave Hill. Why be in a garden in the middle of winter you may ask? … stay tuned for updates and please join us for open studios on Sunday, January 24th .

13 January
20 November

Green Art in Green Spaces

The first installation of many more to come…. green art for green spaces. Why would one go to the trouble of building or renovating a new space, certify it “green” and then install art that didn’t reflect a shared concern for the environment… right??? We know that art and design are an important aspect of […]

15 September

An Interview With Eco Divas TV

Taryn Hipwell from Eco Divas asks a few questions about being “An Eco Installation Designer”: “http://ecodivastv.com/Blog/wordpress/?p=231

15 September

A Mental Note To…

See and read more about my sculptural installation entitled “MENTAL NOTES” Youtube Linda Linda Lewett, a filmmaker at ARTtv documented the installation at Maiden Lane- an exhibition space curated by Elisabeth Akkerman in Lower Manhattan: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VbRRoAtH0u4 Inhabitat.com Author Abigal Doan writes for Inhabitat: “With cast-off book pages, old dress patterns and newspapers collected from various […]

15 September

Loosing Touch With Reality

See the inspiration behind “Loosing Touch With Reality” Anne Marsh writes about ” Loosing Touch With Reality” in Issue #37 of “INDESIGN” Magazine, an Australian publication                

11 September

In Pursuit of Wire Hangers…

While in pursuit of wire hangers for my “Why Our Hangers?” project, I read about a green organizer- Julie Naylon in Daily Candy LA. http://www.dailycandy.com/los_angeles/article/41997/You+Gotta+Go Julie has a great mission: No Wire Hangers is a green home organizing business that emphasizes living a more ecologically-minded lifestyle. Not only will your home run more efficiently, but […]