Archives for "February, 2016"

Feb 26, 2016

LAP GLANCE


Those are pancakes with butter and syrup, yes. Shot by Sydnie Michele / Stephen Salmieri, NYC.

Feb 26, 2016

BELONGING TO THE LAYERS


Close up of my Picnic Dress ensemble. Shot by Sydnie Michele / Stephen Salmieri, NYC.

Feb 20, 2016

YOUR CORRECT GESTURING


At the corner of Narcissism and Denial… are the Brambles. Excerpt from a poem of the BETRAYAL PROJECT.

Feb 19, 2016

BABY JANE


Still from my commissioned box piece based on the film, What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? from 1962, with Joan Crawford and Bette Davis.

Feb 13, 2016

HONESTY TRUMPS CHOCOLATE


I’m a sap for heart shaped anythings gifted to me, but I know better than to consider them replacements for the brutal honesty that is true love’s instrumentation. Wishing my readers courage, more than candy, this Valentine’s Day. All volcanoes of the real. The spaces of sexiness with life that fluffy monogrammed bears can’t touch. The feeling that follows your voluntary crumbling down of the house of love you built in your mind way back in the beginning. Back when love looked like comfort. Back when glass slippers made practical sense. Back when you didn’t yet know the actual mission of your relationships from the first day of your humanhood: MORE

Feb 13, 2016

MCQUEEN HAVIN’ A GOGH


A Valentine for those on the morbid side. A still from my matchbox commission, The Judy Box.

Feb 12, 2016

WALL CIGNI


“WALL CIGNI” from my CLOSER FLORENCE collection. Graffiti snakes warning me of the fictitious promise of a future in a nearby residence. But I could not have heard their tongues after our pasta, with my camera, and standing there, feeling trust in a relationship filled with deception so sweet and subtle, its venom was gelato…

Feb 5, 2016

CANAL PLASTIC


There’s something poetic about a wet, tire flattened bag. “CANAL PLASTIC” – From my CLOSER SIDEWALK collection.

Feb 5, 2016

HOW TO BREATHE COLOR


From my essay “Her White Living Room”, written after a healing session with a tiny wizardess on the Upper East Side. She wore all white, a camouflage style choice, given her apartment. Thank you, Risa, for the freedom…

Feb 5, 2016

CHELSEA DUMPSTER


Once again, saved by receptacles… Rust and splatter on an industrial dumpster in Chelsea, NYC.

Feb 5, 2016

CHAIN WITH PIT


From my CLOSER SIDEWALK collection. I took this shot in the West Village, NYC. #lifeisbeautiful

Feb 5, 2016

GRIEF LICENSE


One of my more important possessions…