CHOKE, 2018

(segment of 1:44)

CHOKE combines camera-less photography and video to examine the lack of oxygen in aquatic ecosystems as algae blooms seem to emerge during spring thaw.

Shallow Deep, 2016 

(segment of 00:53)

Shallow Deep is a visceral exploration of emotive landscapes, in which I alter my breathing to correspond with the fluctuating surface water on a stone beach.

Watch on VUCAVU

Forest Floor, 2014 

(segment of 1:25)

In Forest Floor, I cut a photographic print into shreds while contemplating a decomposing forest floor.

Watch on VUCAVU

Disturbance, 2014

(segment of 3:21)

Disturbance is a multi-sensory video that places the viewer inside of an abandoned grain shed on a windy day. Relentless wind gusts force a door to swing open and shut with a blinding flash of light. Disturbance is best experienced when projected in a secluded three-dimensional space.

Watch on VUCAVU

Layers, 2012

(segment of 1:04)

In Layers, I overlap video and sound recordings of threatened barn swallows that occupy an abandoned farm shed facing demolition due to suburban development.

Watch on VUCAVU

HIVE, 2013

(segment of 3:13)

HIVE is a playful computer animation that blurs the boundaries between insect and human habitats as honeycomb structures resemble a city of tall buildings at night.

Watch on VUCAVU