Projects

‘F* you, babies’
In progress
A mother’s book with pages of babies as text, where you push a button and a woman’s words play.

‘This wolf’
In progress
A story in poems about impossible love.

‘She writes with white ink’
2017
A performance composed of fragments of womanlanguage. Fragment1 is Art Tools. Fragment2 is Soul Blanket.

‘Colorline’
2016
A project examining racial segregation in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

‘Sisterspeak’ (with Mia Wright)
2015
An award-winning theme-based bi-annual radical feminist zine published by no press.

‘The Longest Day’
2015
A performance created and performed in solidarity with people affected by Alzheimer’s.

‘Please Mind’
2014
A performance created as a response to events leading up to my son’s diagnosis of schizophrenia; the diagnosis itself; and subsequent events relating to the diagnosis.

‘Arbol ahorcado (The Hanged Tree)’
2012
A performance for Ciudad Bolivar that applies to our culture as well.

‘I love Jose’
2011
An art project to celebrate Jose Olimpo Alvarez.

‘Images’ (with Linden Little)
2010
A performance that explores oppression and transcendence.

‘Origin of Painting’
2009
A performance that tells the story of Dibutade, a Greek maiden, who in tracing a shadow created the first painting.

‘Recognition’
2009
A performance that questions cultural misconceptions about wearing the veil.

‘Body Drawings I-IV’
2006
There are three elements to every piece: my drawings, my body and the shadow formed in between.

‘Confinement’
2009
An installation about the standard U.S. practice of shackling women in prison to hospital beds during labor and delivery and the forced removal of their children.

‘Nucleus’
2007
A sculpture about light and shadow to honor my son, Tarik.

‘For South Dakota’
2006
A trilogy of paintings created in response to the 2006 proposed ban on all abortions in the state of South Dakota.