Flourished Glyph #1 ( wall piece)carved and shaped MDFdimensions: 28" x 16"(private collection, Seattle WA)
La Pistola: Based on Mexican milagro for ojos ( eyes)Mixed Media: Suitcase material, plaster, inkDimensions: 36" x 15"(private collection, Paris France)
PulmonesMixed Media: Suitcase interior and exterior coverings, Plaster, InkDimensions: 36" x 24" ( aprox)
Palabras Viejas ( old words)Mixed media: hand forged/ hammered hook, cast polyester resin, hemp twine.Dimensions: ( aprox) 24" x 12"(private collection: Mexico City, Mexico)
Early samples of cast Aztec glyph for speech.Cast Polyester resin containing bible verses, cinders of bilingual dictionary pages.Dimensions variable
AbbacusMixed Media: early historical photograph of field workers in California. shoe shine box, copper balls, cast houses.Dimensions: 16" x 5" x 3.5"(private collection, Seattle WA)
PapaMixed media: carpenters rule, cut nails, latex rubber, hydrostone, thermal fax drawing, lath, suitcase fabric, carpentry manual pages, work shirt.Dimensions: 3' x 8"( private collections Los Angeles CA)
Untold Story HouseMixed Media: charred timbers, charred lath, windows, cable, sycamore leaves.Dimensions: 4'x 4' x 5'
(detail) inside "house" inscribed onto the charred lath are snippets of stories and memories recounted from family.
Untold Story House (detail)
Installation view of Mountain forms with "plains" between.Mixed Media: Cast polyester resin, litho film, welded steel.
Detail of image embedded in plains
Close up of image
Mixed Media: litho film over hydrostone coated panels. Sealed in clear polyester resin, ink.Dimensions: 7' x 12'
(detail of images on panels)
CloudsMixed media: Cast polyester resin tinted with "candy" flake found in lowrider Candy paint jobs.Dimensions: 4" x 2.5" x 3" ea