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Weaving by Moonlight

Weaving by Moonlight is a fado (Portuguese blues) and punk inspired video and lacework installation inspired by the hidden queer lives of Portuguese immigrants and their ancestors (family members and …

Nov 2023 Read More →
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Words

How much of what we think, act like and identify as, is shaped by the words we consume? Which words do we absorb, which ones were imposed on us, and ultimately …

May 2017 Read More →
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Water Portals

Water Portals is a durational artwork activated by a live dancers’ bodies beneath a veil of artificially generated water ripples. At once nostalgic and futuristic, it hovers between illusion and the …

Dec 2016 Read More →
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Businessman Rebirth

This businessman emerged from Lake Ontario at Hanlans beach on July 21, 2016, and allowed me to photograph his rebirth. . I was swimming at Hanlans Beach, when he suddenly …

Jul 2016 Read More →
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Daily Bread

Daily Bread is a series of Anthotypes ~ photos made with plant juice emulsions, which can take weeks to expose under direct sunlight. The photographic series brings to light domestic labourers …

Jul 2016 Read More →
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The Laundry Series / Helping

Helping: The Clothing Workshop is a participatory performance artwork with clothing. I ask participants to lend me the clothing they are wearing, so that I can clothe my naked body. As …

Jul 2016 Read More →
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Kodak Catholicism

Kodak Catholicism forms part of my restless search for the ultimate iconographic woman – the Virgin Mary. Through Kodak Catholicism, I was hoping to capture “miraculous” imagery with my camera, so I …

Nov 2007 Read More →
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