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Mosaic Triptych installed at Arts Based School
Mosaic Triptych installed at Arts Based School Mosaic Triptych installed at Arts Based School Mosaic Triptych installed at Arts Based School Mosaic Triptych installed at Arts Based School Mosaic Triptych installed at Arts Based School

MOSAIC TRIPTYCH INSTALLED AT ARTS BASED SCHOOL

This project was created in conjunction with 6th grade students from the Art Based School in WInston Salem & college students from the UNCSA. The piece is a visual meditation on aspects of physics.


The left panel: Particle Man Steals A Garden Bouquet
Playing the role of trickster, Particle Man scrambles atop a garden wall and snatches a bunch of flowers for himself as a glimmering swarm of dragonflies follow his every move.


The middle panel: Young Gaia Holds Time & A Blue Bird
Earth goddess Gaia balances nature & scientific discovery by holding a clock in one hand and a blue bird in the other. She leaps over a flaming lotus blossom (symbolizing the sun & rebirth emitting sparks in the form of numbers. Above Gaia's head floats the third eye, an ancient Egyptian symbol for both insight & mathematical explorations.


The right panel: Wave Man Blows A Rainbow
Planting himself on an ocean pier, Wave Man plays an exuberant overture to a night sky filled with glittering stars.

1,000 Flowers

1,000 FLOWERS

This multi- dimensional mosaic wall was designed in collaboration with a group of participants from The Enrichment Center, which serves adults with physical and neurological impairments through arts' based learning. A group of the center's participants made hundreds of floral components using found materials. As the flowers were finished, a small group of community volunteers and I installed the architectural mosaic to the entrance of the center's gallery. This project was funded by the local community foundation.

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Word Wall
WORD WALL
This multi-media mosaic glass piece was completed and installed in 2011 in the Arts District of Winston-Salem, NC.  It was made in collaboration with members of a spoken word ensemble group of teenagers called Authoring Action. It was funded via support of the local arts council and generous community citizens.

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25th Birthday Habitat Sculpture
COLLABORATIVE/INSTALLATION ASSORTMENT
25th Anniversary Habitat House This sculpture was designed and fabricated in conjunction with artist Dempsy Calhoun, in celebration of the 25th anniversary of Forsyth County's chapter of Habitat for Humanity. Unveiled by the mayor in 2006, it was created for installation in a Winston-Salem park as a gift from Habitat Forsyth and funded by a group of Habitat supporters.
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