People transplant to Oregon for its affordability, water access, culture and abundance. The trials of migration are challenging. This metaphorical piece considers the phenomenon of courage as a catalyst of abundant human energy and its role in the movements of people, ideas and resources in our region. In researching materials, the inclusion of the abundant by-products created in the local lumber, medical and petroleum industries became an important aspect of this work.
BRIDGE Exhibitions, City of Eugene, Or. 2018
Supported by Lane Arts Council, Maude Kerns Art Center, ES&A Sign and Awning