Lepidoptera propriedae, installation view. Los Angeles 2012
Lepidoptera propriedae XII (with Panthera tigris), 2012
94 butterflies and 1 profile made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, tea stained and plain tracing paper, wax, polyurethane/crylic, specimen pins, archival ink jet photograph of tiger, walnut shadow box with museum glass. 15x12”
Lepidoptera propriedae XII (with Panthera tigris), detail.
Lepidoptera propriedae XIV (Be cool. laugh to the rule and rise to the fool), installation view. 2012
Lepidoptera propriedae XIV (Be cool. laugh to the rule and rise to the fool), 2012
32 butterflies made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, 1 profile (tiger photograph), tea stained and plain tracing paper, wax,
polycrylic, specimen pins, embossed wallpaper, on circular wood panel. 20”dia.
Lepidoptera propriedae XIV (Be cool. laugh to the rule and rise to the fool), detail.
Lepidoptera propriedae XIII (Bomber formations), 2012
26 butterflies and 2 silhouettes made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, 1 Alice figure (tiger photograph), beeswax, polyurethane,
specimen pins, embossed wallpaper on wood panel, gold leaf box frame. 16x23”
Lepidoptera propriedae XIII (Bomber formations) - Combat Box formation detail.
Lepidoptera propriedae XIII (Bomber formations) - Diamond Nine formation and Alice/tiger figure detail.
Lepidoptera propriedae XV (Mischief maker), 2012
8 butterflies made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, 1 silhouette (female portrait photograph), wax, tracing paper, polyurethane/crylic, specimen pins. 9x12”
Lepidoptera propriedae XV (Mischief maker), detail.
Lepidoptera propriedae, installation view. Los Angeles 2012
Lepidoptera propriedae X, 2010
28 butterflies made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, tea stained tracing paper, polycrylic, specimen pins, pencil drawing on tracing paper, printed pattern, in walnut shadow box with museum glass. 18x15”
Lepidoptera propriedae X, detail.
Lepidoptera propriedae XI, 2012
11 butterflies and 2 profiles made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, tea stained tracing paper, polyurethane, specimen pins, embossed wallpaper on wood panel. 14x11” Private Collection
Lepidoptera propriedae XI, detail. Private Collection
Lepidoptera propriedae XI, detail. Private Collection
Lepidoptera propriedae (C), 2012
6 butterflies made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, tracing paper, wax, polycrylic, specimen pins, embossed wallpaper, white frame. 12x9”
Lepidoptera propriedae, installation view. Los Angeles 2012
Lepidoptera propriedae, I (2003/2012)
53 butterflies and 3 profiles made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, tea stained tracing paper, beeswax, polyurethane, specimen pins, embossed wallpaper, on wood panel. 25x37” Private Collection
Lepidoptera propriedae I, detail. Private Collection
Lepidoptera propriedae I, detail. Private Collection
Lepidoptera propriedae I, detail. Private Collection
C-print, 40x30”
Private Collection
On Pleasance. C-prints. Film stills from 16mm short. (In progress)
On Pleasance. C-prints. Film stills from 16mm short. (In progress)
On Pleasance. C-prints. Film stills from 16mm short. (In progress)
On Pleasance. C-prints. Film stills from 16mm short. (In progress)
On Pleasance. C-prints. Film stills from 16mm short. (In progress)
Installation view, Bergamot Station, Los Angeles. 2006
Lepidoptera propriedae VI, 2006
17 butterflies made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, tea stained tracing paper, polycrylic, specimen pins, wax, embossed wallpaper, on wood panel. 24”dia. Private Collection
Lepidoptera propriedae VI, detail. Private Collection
Lepidoptera propriedae VII, 2006
33 butterflies made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, 1 silhouette (female figure photograph), tea stained tracing paper, polycrylic, specimen pins, wax, embossed wallpaper, on wood panel. 28x40”
Lepidoptera propriedae VII, detail.
Lepidoptera propriedae VII, detail.
Lepidoptera propriedae VII, detail.
Lepidoptera propriedae V, 2006
9 butterflies made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, 1 silhouette figure (tree lined path photograph), tracing paper, wax, polycrylic, specimen pins, embossed wallpaper, on wood panel. 14x11”
Lepidoptera propriedae V, detail.
Lepidoptera propriedae III, 2005
13 butterflies made from photographs of 19th century etiquette texts, tea stained tracing paper, polycrylic, specimen pins, wax, embossed wallpaper, on wood panel. 20”square. Private Collection
Pleasance series (top hat and Alice). C-prints, wax, tracing paper, embossed wallpaper on board. 14x11”
Private Collection (Alice only)
Pleasance Triad I, II, III C-prints, wax, wax paper, embossed wallpaper, framed. 20x16”
Pleasance Triad II, detail.
Pleasance, installation detail (opposing figures). Oakland, CA. C-prints, specimen pins, bone china teacup light (made by LT), on wall.
Pleasance, installation detail (Queen & Pawn). Oakland, CA. C-prints, specimen pins, on wall.
Pleasance, butterfly detail. C-print, polyurethane, beeswax. @2x2”
Pleasance series (cage). Toned gelatin-silver print.
Pleasance series (mask).
Toned gelatin-silver print.
Pleasance series (figure).
Toned gelatin-silver print.
The Piano Lesson
Video projection, photographic paper, bell jar, wire easel, wood shelf.
Unconsciously Second Nature Cut paper silhouette, patterns.
A Victorian Moment, installation. Oakland, CA.
10 toned gelatin silver prints, patina’d steel table top, lace tablecloth, bone china tea cup lights (made by LT), glass bell jars, silverware, layers of cotton fabric, trivets, velveteen chairs.
A Victorian Moment, detail.
A Victorian Moment, detail.
A Victorian Moment, detail.
Toned gelatin-silver print.
A Curious Time for Tea (clock).
Photomontage made with gelatin-silver prints.
A Curious Time for Tea (rabbit hole). Photomontage made with gelatin-silver prints.
A Curious Time for Tea (tea party). Photomontage made with gelatin-silver prints.
A Curious Time for Tea (hallway). Photomontage made with gelatin-silver prints.
Untitled (chase).
Video stills, stitching, Psychology pages from encyclopedia.