Dirt, Skin, and Gold
Dirt, Skin, and Gold

Installation view of “Barriers to Entry” at King’s Artist Run, Melbourne. Series of socks that with various translations of Leviticus text “Si habitaverit advena in terra vestra et moratus fuerit inter vos ne exprobretis ei:” an invitation to fair treatment of the “other” on one’s land, with tassels as a traditional reminder of sacred texts.

Gold I, Skin I
Gold I, Skin I

2019, silk embroidery on found stockings (black and tan,) silk tassels, 19 x 4 in and 16 x 4 each.

Skin I
Skin I

2019, silk embroidery on found stockings (black,) silk tassels, 16 x 4 in each.

Skin III
Skin III

2019, silk embroidery on found cotton socks, stuffing, silk tassels, 26 x 3 x 2 in each.

Don't Fucking Tell Me What To Do
Don't Fucking Tell Me What To Do

2015. Men's stripped collared shirt woven into seven weavings. Silk cross-stitch embroidery. Each 8 x 10 inches.

Don't Fucking Tell Me What to Do
Don't Fucking Tell Me What to Do

Detail. 2015. Men's stripped collared shirt woven into seven weavings. Silk cross-stitch embroidery. Each 8 x 10 inches.

Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris
Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris

2018, Deconstructed menswear striped shirts, wood pallets, thirteen 22x24 inch panels.

Title refers to a phrase from the old testament, “thou shalt not wear garments of two materials,” (Leviticus 19 V.19) which, poorly translated in the 10th century to “two colors,” led to the creation of striped prisoner uniforms, right up until the Holocaust. A textile with a legacy of violence.

Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris
Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris

2018, Deconstructed menswear striped shirts, wood pallets, thirteen 22x24 inch panels.

Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris
Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris

Detail, 2018, Deconstructed menswear striped shirts, wood pallets, thirteen 22x24 inch panels.

I Wish You Would Stay A While
I Wish You Would Stay A While

2016, Cotton, thread made from spun paper with written text (title,) dye, 8 x 9 inches. 

Text
Text

2016, silk and handmade Japanese (Washi) paper, 17x 25 inches. 

Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité/ सयौं थुँगा फूलका हामी, एउटै माला नेपाली
Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité/ सयौं थुँगा फूलका हामी, एउटै माला नेपाली

2017, Tibetan wool, translated text written on spun paper, 18 x 22 inches each. French nationalism translated to Nepali and vice-versa using google translate, written and spun into 2 weavings.

Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité/ सयौं थुँगा फूलका हामी, एउटै माला नेपाली
Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité/ सयौं थुँगा फूलका हामी, एउटै माला नेपाली

2017, Tibetan wool, translated text written on spun paper, 18 x 22 inches each. French nationalism translated to Nepali and vice-versa using google translate, written and spun into 2 weavings.

I Would've Given Anything For You to Hold Me
I Would've Given Anything For You to Hold Me

2016, Silk, thread made from spun paper with written text (title,) 7 x 5 inches. 

Let's Get to Know Each Other
Let's Get to Know Each Other

2013, extension of Come Closer. Artist book representing garments and processes involved in creating the soft sculptures. 28 x 15 x 8cm. Mixed media, etchings, textiles, embroidery, print transfers. 

Let's Get to Know Each Other
Let's Get to Know Each Other

2013, extension of Come Closer. Artist book representing garments and processes involved in creating the soft sculptures. 28 x 15 x 8cm. Mixed media, etchings, textiles, embroidery, print transfers. 

Let's Get to Know Each Other
Let's Get to Know Each Other

2013, extension of Come Closer. Artist book representing garments and processes involved in creating the soft sculptures. 28 x 15 x 8cm. Mixed media, etchings, textiles, embroidery, print transfers. 

Let's Get to Know Each Other
Let's Get to Know Each Other

2013, extension of Come Closer. Artist book representing garments and processes involved in creating the soft sculptures. 28 x 15 x 8cm. Mixed media, etchings, textiles, embroidery, print transfers. 

Let's Get to Know Each Other
Let's Get to Know Each Other

2013, extension of Come Closer. Artist book representing garments and processes involved in creating the soft sculptures. 28 x 15 x 8cm. Mixed media, etchings, textiles, embroidery, print transfers. 

Dirt, Skin, and Gold
Gold I, Skin I
Skin I
Skin III
Don't Fucking Tell Me What To Do
Don't Fucking Tell Me What to Do
Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris
Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris
Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris
I Wish You Would Stay A While
Text
Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité/ सयौं थुँगा फूलका हामी, एउटै माला नेपाली
Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité/ सयौं थुँगा फूलका हामी, एउटै माला नेपाली
I Would've Given Anything For You to Hold Me
Let's Get to Know Each Other
Let's Get to Know Each Other
Let's Get to Know Each Other
Let's Get to Know Each Other
Let's Get to Know Each Other
Dirt, Skin, and Gold

Installation view of “Barriers to Entry” at King’s Artist Run, Melbourne. Series of socks that with various translations of Leviticus text “Si habitaverit advena in terra vestra et moratus fuerit inter vos ne exprobretis ei:” an invitation to fair treatment of the “other” on one’s land, with tassels as a traditional reminder of sacred texts.

Gold I, Skin I

2019, silk embroidery on found stockings (black and tan,) silk tassels, 19 x 4 in and 16 x 4 each.

Skin I

2019, silk embroidery on found stockings (black,) silk tassels, 16 x 4 in each.

Skin III

2019, silk embroidery on found cotton socks, stuffing, silk tassels, 26 x 3 x 2 in each.

Don't Fucking Tell Me What To Do

2015. Men's stripped collared shirt woven into seven weavings. Silk cross-stitch embroidery. Each 8 x 10 inches.

Don't Fucking Tell Me What to Do

Detail. 2015. Men's stripped collared shirt woven into seven weavings. Silk cross-stitch embroidery. Each 8 x 10 inches.

Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris

2018, Deconstructed menswear striped shirts, wood pallets, thirteen 22x24 inch panels.

Title refers to a phrase from the old testament, “thou shalt not wear garments of two materials,” (Leviticus 19 V.19) which, poorly translated in the 10th century to “two colors,” led to the creation of striped prisoner uniforms, right up until the Holocaust. A textile with a legacy of violence.

Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris

2018, Deconstructed menswear striped shirts, wood pallets, thirteen 22x24 inch panels.

Veste Quae Ex Dobus Texta Est Non Indueris

Detail, 2018, Deconstructed menswear striped shirts, wood pallets, thirteen 22x24 inch panels.

I Wish You Would Stay A While

2016, Cotton, thread made from spun paper with written text (title,) dye, 8 x 9 inches. 

Text

2016, silk and handmade Japanese (Washi) paper, 17x 25 inches. 

Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité/ सयौं थुँगा फूलका हामी, एउटै माला नेपाली

2017, Tibetan wool, translated text written on spun paper, 18 x 22 inches each. French nationalism translated to Nepali and vice-versa using google translate, written and spun into 2 weavings.

Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité/ सयौं थुँगा फूलका हामी, एउटै माला नेपाली

2017, Tibetan wool, translated text written on spun paper, 18 x 22 inches each. French nationalism translated to Nepali and vice-versa using google translate, written and spun into 2 weavings.

I Would've Given Anything For You to Hold Me

2016, Silk, thread made from spun paper with written text (title,) 7 x 5 inches. 

Let's Get to Know Each Other

2013, extension of Come Closer. Artist book representing garments and processes involved in creating the soft sculptures. 28 x 15 x 8cm. Mixed media, etchings, textiles, embroidery, print transfers. 

Let's Get to Know Each Other

2013, extension of Come Closer. Artist book representing garments and processes involved in creating the soft sculptures. 28 x 15 x 8cm. Mixed media, etchings, textiles, embroidery, print transfers. 

Let's Get to Know Each Other

2013, extension of Come Closer. Artist book representing garments and processes involved in creating the soft sculptures. 28 x 15 x 8cm. Mixed media, etchings, textiles, embroidery, print transfers. 

Let's Get to Know Each Other

2013, extension of Come Closer. Artist book representing garments and processes involved in creating the soft sculptures. 28 x 15 x 8cm. Mixed media, etchings, textiles, embroidery, print transfers. 

Let's Get to Know Each Other

2013, extension of Come Closer. Artist book representing garments and processes involved in creating the soft sculptures. 28 x 15 x 8cm. Mixed media, etchings, textiles, embroidery, print transfers. 

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