My time spent at S12’s AiR program is planned to be used working on a larger project involving glass, rescue blankets, readymades and sound.
For quite some time my work has been exploring some of the boundaries of glass art, not primarily looking into what glass art is, as much as what it can also be.
The current project is in part returning home to the material, and the hands-on experience of making. Hopefully three large glass reliefs will emerge from the kiln during my stay.
Issues of loss and the echo of silence are paramount concerns that will be addressed in this work, or as it states on the packaging of the rescue blanket that forms an important part of the project: To keep the patient from contact with cold surfaces…
July 1st 2013