April 4 – August 9, 2014
The Light is the Source of the Land
“…At the core of my work are ideas about place, memory, home and how we come to know ourselves and our world through our experiences of it- both first hand in real life, and second hand through things like movies, theater and storytelling. My work occupies that fine line between fiction and reality. Is it a memory from my own childhood or am I just recalling a scene from a movie?
“I make installations that immerse the viewer in a space created with projected light and images. Due to the universally recognizable imagery of these spaces, (a sea-side village, a desert landscape) the installations seem to pivot between the personal memory of a place and the collective memory gained through cultural representation of a place. These spaces feel familiar but provide glimpses of a past that you