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slit - silt, a series of performative systems made primarily from Expanded Polystyrene and Valentino Pier paint chips foraged along New York City waterways and installed at Ground Level Platform. Chicago, 2019

 
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Re-Material Wall, copper corals and yellow trumpet vines grow while the architecture rusts and the frame warps at Socrates Sculpture Park, 2018 - Current

 
car cairn (trophying the problem)
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Microcosm taxonomy with a ying yang stone
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Microcosms, Cairns, Crabs, Taxonomies, and Ruins, work produced from detritus found on New York City shorelines, 2017 - Current

 

This Sculpture Will Change, a copper tree slowly grows while rust marks each year’s flood line at Salem Art Works, , 2017 - Current

 

armature for a case of lilies, water lilies grow between two narrow panes of glass atop a sliced and polished side table, 2017
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Armature for a Landscape Painting (lilies and pop), water lilies grow between two old windows while the top one hundred pop chart is layered into a single audio track on random loop, 2016-2017

 
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Still Life, Pepto-Bismol pours from a trunk that is framed under a marble topped table until the moisture evaporates, 2017

 
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Poking Holes in the Ceiling, A small group of individual artists are asked to carpool from their city to another regional city. Ideas for a collaborative exhibition are generated during the duration of the drive, and the corresponding work is produced during the following 1-2 days before the exhibition. Car Pool Route 4 was hosted by the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design from October 8th through November 8th, 2016 and featured artist’s Leander Knust, Nora Chin, and Daniel Hojnacki.

 
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armature for a landscape painting (oil and water), oil separates from pigment while the radio is tuned in to an audio loop of mid-western woods and industry, 2016

 
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burl book, a red oak burl is sliced into thin pages and displayed atop it’s own travel case, 2016

 
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inherence applied, generations of cast replicas originating from an ash tree segment, 2016
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Slough, the bark and latex skin from transmitting surface detail in multiple inherence applied studies, 2016

 
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the mussel makes the shell, a topographical steel replica of an Ash burl, 2015

 
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on use, ash bark, latex mold, acrylic mirror, reclaimed steam bent oak, peg board hook, Oceanic flipper, 2016

 
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Fat City is a home, a studio, a flux residency, a gallery and an event space 2015 - Current.

 
Unnamed Object       (accordion to whom?)  , pressure inflated steel, garden hose, chair,   2015

Unnamed Object (accordion to whom?), pressure inflated steel, garden hose, chair, 2015