Wood studs, pillows, and eggshells
8.125 x 12 x 8 feet
I don't recognize these walls
I don't recognize the street sounds
I don't feel safe
I can't sleep
Otherness is a concept used to objectify the other. This installation demands a corporeal response through sensory perception. A Western-type house edification questions the meaning of migration, which requires flexibility, releasing, and r
Screen print on existing cardboard box
18 x 14 x 12 inches
I am exploring the ephemera of dwelling. Spaces play an essential role when the subject has to relocate and migrate to a different location, a readaptation process embedded in the moving.
I am investigating these adaptation processes, the tolls within the subject, the fragility and ambivalence of a cardboard container, the
Living among 22 Boxes
Recycled moving boxes, silicon glue
8 x 9 x 8.5 feet
Relocation, uprooting, and migration are processes we endure as humans. Although personal spaces provide a safe environment, we appropriate them with our things to feel safe and to adapt.
Using my moving boxes, I explore my process of adaptation. Once the boxes kept my belongings safe, the objects released their value to t
Nylon strings, Cotton rope, wood,
and blue ink
8.5 x 8 x 4 feet
A person's identity is assigned at birth with their first label, a name. Migration and globalization promoted the standardization of the alphabet in countries such as Pakistan, Korea, China, Japan, Iran, and India.
This installation explores the flexibility of humans; the enclosed space serves as a refuge and flexibility of t
Plywood, oil on canvas, mirror and housepaint
8 x 6 x 4.5 feet
This installation will represent the harmonious interaction of three different spaces. A plywood, board, reflective, and canvas piece will stand up in the open space inviting users to an intimate space that becomes public. Private space is opened to others by a three-sided oversized object rising from the ground.
Window to Good-Bye
9 x 22 feet
Housepaint on existing wall
Montrose #5101, Montrose #5100
Oil on canvas with base
72 x 48 inches
Oil on canvas with wooden step
92 x 72 x 12 inches
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