Beads & Video

SelfDefense.2018
Self Defense: 2018, 48″ x 40″, beads & sequins on polystyrene

 

Poem Teller
Poem Teller: a beaded and sequined oracle speaks poems from a painting.   2013, 34″ x52″, beads, sequins, acrylic, iPod/video.  Poem Teller (6 minute excerpt)
Natu
Natu: 2015, 24″x18″, beads and sequins on polystyrene

 

Clockwise from top left: Mirror Image, Smoky Mirror, Sometimes I Feel like Sue Kreitzman, Sometimes I Feel Like Angela Rogers, Sometimes I Feel Like Lisa Curran, Sometimes I Feel Like Tyrone Henderson
 
Dream of Dreams, 31" x 37", beads, sequins, found jewelry on polystyrene, 2014

Dream of Dreams, 31″ x 37″, beads, sequins, found jewelry on polystyrene, 2014

I am painting with beads and sequins. By embedding video in my beaded work- the two forms each tell their own story, being both still and moving, decorative and technological.  Video pixels and beads are not so different; each building a matrix of color and light.  In these works, both stories are interwoven, creating a synthesis.

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