WOKEN BY THEIR THIRST
Stained oak frame, metallic photo print, and blue bottle flies.
Made from plastic bags washed up on the shores of Freshkills Park, this sculpture was placed into the Freshkills landscape. Flies huddle atop the frame together, hiding from bathers cast of the collagen-based adhesive.



A WOMAN ATTENDING FRESHKILLS PARK’S “OPEN HOUSE” GRAPS TWO OSPREY FEATHERS SHE FOUND.
HER SUNHAT ECLIPSES HER HEAD AND PROVIDES THE LANDING PAD FOR A HOUSE FLY THE SIZE OF A BIRD.
Stained oak frame, metallic photo print, and house flies.



A ROOM AS NARROW AS A HALLWAY
A print of my photograph temporarily replacing an image displayed in Freshkills Alliance’s onsite office.



KIDS WITH STICKS #3
Found plastic toy, chewed dog toy, minuature bricks made of sand and collagen-based glue, praying mantises, phragmites.
Inserted into Freshkills Alliance’s onsite office.



MUD FROM THE GRAVE
Paper Acropolis, plastic, Phragmites sprout, and soil from the planters outside of One Chase Manhattan Plaza.
Inserted into Freshkills Alliance’s onsite office.



TREES IN PERFECT CIRCLES ORGANIZED FROM THE TOP #1
Phragmites, masking tape rolls, and minuature bricks made of sand and collagen-based glue.
Inserted into Freshkills Alliance’s onsite office.



TREES IN PERFECT CIRCLES ORGANIZED FROM THE TOP
Phragmites, masking tape rolls, collagen-based glue, and sand.



CITY FULL OF SOIL (ONE CHASE MANHATTAN PLAZA)
Bricks made of collagen-based glue and sand, phragmites, mold, and hide.
Bricks cast of the topmost layer of Freshkills Park’s ground, the layer that masks the landfill itself. What I call bone bricks are an aggregate of sand and dirt from the site held together by a collagen-based glue made from rawhide cooked eight hours.





SPOTTED CAKE TOPPER
Miniature stroller, crushed bee, rawhide, mold, masking tape rolls, collagen-based glue, electric candle, and shelf.

PROJECT AT FRESHKILLS PARK, STATEN ISLAND, NY.
2019 - 2020