The Archive: Chapter 1 (2011)

83 x 34 x 25cm. Mixed media (books, paper, plaster, plexi, ink print on paper). 

Shelf where titles and authors name on the book covers have been changed to read as a poetic story of a future where nature is invading and taking over society. In between the books a watercolor collage of 10 layers of plexiglass is nested, lit from behind. On top of the books three miniature streetlights stand next to a path, covered in leaves. 

Excerpt from the text:

" [...] And I remember looking out the window and seeing stars, set against a dark blue sky, and somehow I could feel the woodland and the fields and every single stem of grass out there in the darkness. And it was safe and horrible at the same time.  [...]"