digestion, excretion. The parasite
is a rigid neckpiece created from
a spontaneous exploration of
form and material. Kinetic activity
comes from the red milkweed
pods that are allowed to hang freely
The Amber series is my second
senior project at Bowling Green
In this set of objects, steel wire, nylon
and shellac are my flesh and bones.
I intend them to be memento mori,
reminding the wearer of inevitable
putrefaction. The forms and textures
are intentionally challenging, meant to
evoke a sense of unease and discomfort.