"Il n'y a pas de manque dans l'absence; l'absence est une présence en moi."
I Am a Tree
16mm. Color. Silent. Optically printed from Super 8 Ektachrome.
(Adapted from My Name is Red by Orhan Pamuk)
"I don't want to be a tree. I want to be its meaning."
16mm film. Black and white. Silent. 6 min.
Made in collaboration with Pat Doyen and Rebecca Reynolds.
I Am Learning to Abandon the World
16mm film. Color. Silent. 10 min.
"I want to be saved but from what."
Untitled assemblage video commissioned for projection alongside a live performance of Prokofiev's Quintet in G minor, sponsored by the Riversdale Chamber Music Society. 2016.
RAPE (After Yoko Ono)
Digital video/performance. B/W. Silent. 6.5 min.
16mm & Super 8mm film exhibited and distributed on digital video. Color. Stereo sound. 13 min.
"A distance of how many lateral meters on the street here will convince the passersby we have no affinity for each other?"
16mm & Super 8mm film exhibited and distributed on digital video. Color. Stereo sound. 12 min.
object loss n. In psychoanalysis, loss of an instinctual object, such as the loss of a loved one or of a relationship with a loved one. (Source: A Dictionary of Psychology, 2001.)
Dream of Me
16mm & Super 8mm film exhibited and distributed on digital video. Color and B/W. Stereo sound. 9.5 min.
“…i have been meaning to write you. to tell you how much i liked your film. i mean it. it is the best new work i have seen. CINEMA! everything about it truly moving and amazing. makes me wish i am eye was still going so i could show it too…again i loved it to me it is what movies are all about.” - Paul Bishow
Thumbnails of 8" x 10" (rectangular) Van Dykes and Cyanotypes.