you can't jail the revolution, 2014/15
anti fascist protection rampart, digital print on vinyl banner.
greatest threat (of all time), gaffers tape on floor.
you can't jail the revolution, latex paint on sonotubes, plastic chain.
no justice, no peace, enamel paint on digital prints, on styrene.
m'aider, digital print on nylon flag.
nine lives, digital print on canvas.
installation for ct(un)bound, artspace, new haven, ct.
great society (today gone), 2014/15
installation for TEMPEST, the institute library, new haven, ct.
sea bed, 2014
installation for the event rendezvous, dirt salon, hartford, ct.
here today gone, 2014
site responsive commissioned installation on two floors, for cwos alt space, goff street armory, new haven, ct.
god save your mad parade, 2014
solo exhibition at the new britain museum of american art, new britain, ct.
at the start of the end of history, 2013-14
wear the weary hours down, plastic mesh, 2013.
midnight alleys roam, gaffers tape on floor, 2013.
maybe later, plastic mesh, 2013.
middle right, acrylic paint on corrugated cardboard, peeled, 2013.
the crypt is at the end, (detail) digitally printed vinyl banner, 2013.
voices in my head, digital print on aluminum, 2013.
gimme danger, digital print on aluminum, 2013.
house of pain, latex paint on masonite paneling, plastic pennants, 2008-13.
cooperation without compromise, cotton/poly bandanas, 2013.
capital, vinyl lettering on coro-plast, light box, 2013.
governmentality, digital video with sound, 2013.
solo exhibition at artwalk at the hartford public library, hartford, ct.
[interview with the curator can be found at artwalk.hplct.org]
in the next world's fair, 2013
just a reflection of every one of you, liquid chalk, compact fluorescent lights, rubber coated electrical cords, 2013.
man in the 5th dimension, digitally printed vinyl banner, 2013.
solo exhibition at the orison gallery, essex, ct.
time starts now, digital print on aluminum, 2013. installation view.
ever since the world began, digital print on aluminum, time out of mind, gaffers tape on floor, all works 2013.
world go round, plastic barrier tape and gaffers tape, 2007-13; when i get to the bottom i go back to the top of the slide, gaffers tape on floor, 2013.
canel my subscription to the resurection, digital LED scrolling sign, 2013.
road to nowhere, 2013
digital print, 32" x 48"
included in group exhibition, road trip, at work-detroit.
digital print on vinyl, 36" x 84"
included in the 7th water tower arts festival, samca, sofia, bulgaria.
somewhere between support and collapse, 2012-13
somewhere between support and collapse, commercially printed postcard, 5" x 7", installation view. all works 2012.
fool me twice, gaffers tape on floor, all work 2012.
savior of the human race, acrylic on corrugated cardboard, peeled elements.
pros and cons, plastic pennants, two parts, opposite walls.
too close to call, digitally printed vinyl banners, two parts.
solo exhibition at arts west gallery, elon university, north carolina.
white and black, 2012
book project, available at www.magcloud.com. i have collected gallery exhibition ads from art magazines of the past 25 years that are only white text on a black field. no art in the art ad.
laughing at the frozen rain, 2012
installation at artspace, new haven, for the exhibition 'illuminated universe'. plastic chain, nylon rope, utility lights and tape. the height adjusts to the ceiling height of the space.
necrophilia mon amour, 2011
installation at the dirt salon in hartford. [text on floor]: gaffers tape; [wall texts on right]: digital prints on archival paper; [panels on left]: aluminum paint on corrugated cardboard, letters peeled; shine on you crazy diamond, digital video projection and on monitor. [photos by phil fortune].
looks like i picked the wrong week to give up amphetimines, 2011
sculpture included in the exhibition 'is it conceptual?' at the john slade ely house center for contemporary art in new haven. gaffers tape on wood, metal chain, plastic pennants, framed digital print and vinyl wall applique.
It's only a game if you win, 2011
installation at atom space in hartford.
[overhead]: big black cloud, plastic pennants; [floor and plinth]: heads i win tails you lose, acrylic paint on corrugated cardboard; [urn]: is it getting hot in here or is it just me?, vynil decal on cast resin, fluorescent light fixture.
the other side, 2011
installation at soap box gallery, brooklyn. [on back wall]: (black hole) hey man, nice shot, acrylic paint on corrugated cardboard; [suspended in foreground]: double screen, spray primer on nylon netting; [side wall]: you know i got your back, right?, marker on digital print; [under monitor]: 7up, digital print on plastic bucket; [on glass door]: rock, acrylic paint on corrugated cardboard; empty world, digital video.
e l'era del terzo mondo, 2010
installation at the hartford public library for first night. [suspended]: between tradition and oblivion, fluorescent lights,chain and plastic pennants; [floor]: e l'era del terzo mondo, plastic pallet liner and gaffers tape; [video on monitors]: endless war, digital video with sound.
born to win, 2009
solo exhibition at the ford gallery, eastern michigan university. [leaning against back wall]: born to win, latex paint and vinyll decals on steel auto hood; [on opposint side walls]: redrum, acrylic paint on canvas; [floor center]: talk is cheap, steel chain link fencing, cotton flag bunting, paint on mylar, lights; [up wall and overhead]: when the morning comes, plastic pennants, acylic paint in/on plastic buckets; second place is the first loser, rubber tires, nylon flags, aluminum flag poles; [video on monitor]: i run through the world thinking about tomorrow, digital video with sound.
goes around comes around, 2009
solo exhibition at artspace new haven. black hole, acrylic paint on corrugated cardboard; goes around comes around, rubber cones; black sea, plastic sheeting; watching you watching me, corrugated cardboard; burn out and erased by the first rain, digital video with sound.
www - better living through chemistry, 2009
installation in the group exhibition lineal investigations at the housatonic museum in bridgeport. spray primer on geo-textile fabric and gaffers tape.
is it hot in here or is it just me?, 2009
installation at the hartford public library. [extending our from windows]: checkers or wreckers (investing for our future), nylon flags and pvc poles; [on floor]: black sea, plastic sheeting; is it hot in here or is it just me? (the futures open wide), vinyl decal on cast resin urn, ice.
the revolution will not be televised, 2007
digital video included in the group exhibition 50,000 beds.
unfolding of miscalculations, 2007
installation at new arts gallery in litchfield. [on left and right walls]: fear and loathing, fluorescent spray paint on foil lined insulation board; [on floor]: unfolding of miscalculations, metal cans and silica sand; learn to forget, digital video with sound.
installation at new arts gallery in litchfield. plastic chain in doorway.
as above, ongoing
digital images on archival paper.
gaze retrained, ongoing
untitled (hobby horses)
untitled (lava lamps)
(found images from internet amateur porn sites, refocusing on background objects.)