As Above, So Below
Acrylic and found material on canvas
56x71 cm (22x28 inches)
Terre Memoire

This series explores evolving weather patterns and the grandeur of landforms as captured by satellite imagery. The paintings bring attention to the perpetual movement of erupting islands and shifting land masses as climate change is recorded.

Here, deeply textured surfaces mimic microscopic and macroscopic perspectives as they coincide.

The tradition of cartography is considered as a way we commodify and abstract nature and the divided segments indicate the imposed nature of national borders. These boundaries are often bands of gold leaf encapsulating lakes and rivers symbolizing water as a precious, and contentious, commodity.