Building the WorldA memorial for my late grandfather Norman Burts. This work served as my entry into a practice of altarmaking. Part mapmaking, part divination tool, this kind of gathering and orienting of objects serve as a way for me to honor great change.
building the world ii
gathered ephemera, letterpress tray, gauze, plaster, wood
Gathered ephemera, handmade paper, water, plaster, wood
building the world i
gathered ephemera, chamomile, honey locust pods, charcoal