Frosted

Based upon research into the transnational circulation of chintz fabric from India to Europe, Frosted Pink Lipstick Smeared Across His Face draws together the material legacies of colonial power relations with an exploration into the connotations of the term “chintzy.”

Frosted Pink Lipstick Smeared All Over His Face (cloth, wood, pipes, flanges, embellishments 20' x 10' x 5' - 2010)
Frosted Pink Lipstick Smeared Across His Face
Cloth, wood, metal pipes, embellishments
20′ x 10′ x 5′
2010

Frosted Pink Lipstick Smeared All Over His Face, detail (cloth, wood, pipes, flanges, embellishments 20' x 10' x 5' - 2010)
Detail

Frosted Pink Lipstick Smeared All Over His Face, detail (cloth, wood, pipes, flanges, embellishments 20' x 10' x 5' - 2010)
Detail

Bush (wood, paper, cloth, sculpey, trimmings, 2'x 2' x .5" - 2011)
Bush
Cloth, paper, wood, embellishments
1′ x .5′
2011

Bush, detail (wood, paper, cloth, sculpey, trimmings, 2'x 2' x .5" - 2011)
Detail