Untitled, 2007, Flame worked glass, blown glass, swarofsky crystals, fabric, felt, flock, metal and reflective glass beads, 23 x 30 x 30, migration, 2005, Flame worked glass, blown glass, wire, boiled and burned organza, nylon, felted wool and two antique embroidery frames, 14 x 11 x 3, Lux Operon, 2008, Flame worked glass, blown glass, crystal rhinestones, fabric, wool, flock, copper tubing, pvc, metal and battery operated led’s, 18 x 20 x 20
My subject matter is loosely based on micro-organic, zoomorphic forms which are inspired by nature and sometimes more specifically derived from the micro-organisms, bacteria, viruses and parasites that can be found in the body. Having personally combated a series of illnesses, I take an intimate interest in the body and what enters it. My work does not conform to status quo notions of beauty. It is the strange and the grotesque, and the beauty found in these that interests me...read her entire statement and see more work here.