Los Angeles Pacific Electric Railway Fragment. For The Work My Grandfather Did On The Union Pacific Railroad.

2008

This sculptural work is created using a section of street in East Los Angeles where unused train tracks remain embedded in the center of the road. These fragmented remains are a by-product of a failed transportation system that was in place in Los Angeles…

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The Closer To The Ground The Better, For My Grandfather

2008

The Closer To The Ground The Better, For My Grandfather, is a series of public sculptural installations in and around Los Angeles, California. The sculpture is made out of concrete and is a cast of an old classic boombox from the 1980′s. Built into the concrete boombox is an mp3 player, small rechargeable battery, solar panel…

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The Ascent Of Mount Lowe And Those Who Stayed At The Bottom (Frigida Incuriousitas)

2007

The Ascent Of Mount Lowe And Those Who Stayed At The Bottom (Frigida Incuriousitas) is a solo show comprised of an eight-foot abstract sculpture and a digital surround-sound installation. The audio consists of found film scores that have been edited and sutured. I was interested in the…

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Greetings From McArthur Park

2007

Greetings From McArthur Park Billboard displayed on La Cienega Boulevard, Culver City, Los Angeles In collaboration with Aya Seko Dimensions: 12’3″ x 24’6″ 2007

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Wallpaper From Target

2007

These two wallpaper works were purchased online from Target.com and temporarily installed in a storefront display window in downtown Riverside, California. The work is a play on The All-American City, and award given by the National Civic League annually to ten cities in the United States. Being the oldest community recognition program…

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Travelogue, To Joshua Tree, for our Vipassana Meditation Retreat

2005

Travelogue No. 1 and 2 To Joshua Tree, for our Vipassana Meditation Retreat. Automotive paint, wood, polystyrene, resin, ink dimensions variable 2005

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Untitled (Travelogue)

2005-2007

These two wallpaper works were purchased online from Target.com and temporarily installed in a storefront display window in downtown Riverside, California. The work is a play on The All-American City, and award given by the National Civic League annually to ten cities in the United States. Being the oldest community recognition program…

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Unconsume – The Subtle Reintroduction of Graffiti

2003-2004

An art performance done in 2003-2004 where “graffiti inspired” T-shirts were purchased from major retailers, tagged with my graffiti, returned to the store and resold. This project started in Los Angeles, and was also performed in New Jersey and New York.

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Memorial Bench, “For The Work My Father Does”.

2003

A one and a half person park bench installed in Pasadena, outside of the Armory Center for the Arts. When the viewer sits down on the bench an audio narrative is activated. The bench was found missing some months after it was installed.

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Historical Fiction

2004

A one night solo show of photographs and a performance narrative about them in relationship to my personal family history. I was interested in issues of race, ethnicity, discrimination mixed up with a little bit of mystery, the unconscious, and storytelling handed down to me by my Aunts and Uncles.

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  • Pacific Electric Railway Fragment
  • Closer To The Ground
  • The Ascent Of Mount Lowe
  • Greetings
  • Wallpaper From Target
  • Travelogue, To Joshua Tree
  • Untitled (Travelogue)
  • Unconsume
  • Memorial Bench
  • Historical Fiction