Down the Rabbit Hole
ceramic
Still Point
ceramic, lead
84"
Belisana
ceramic, brick, found pottery circa 1950’s Owens Lake, California
46” x 17” x 22”

Goddess of Lakes, Rivers, Fires, and Craft

Drift
ceramic, wood, steel
74"
Open to Possibility
ceramic, wood, concrete
75" x 9" x 9"
The Quiet Will Be Your Womb
ceramic, wood, concrete
83"
The Beginner
ceramic
57.5"
Nikisi
ceramic, steel
14"

According to Kongo testimony of the early twentieth century, people drive nails into the figures as part of a petition for help, healing, or witness-particularly of contracts and pledges. The purpose of the nailing is to "awaken" and sometimes to "enrage" the nkisi to the task in hand.

Flood Victims
ceramic
18"

-Hurricane Katrina