Billowing art installation in utero

IMG_0037---Version-2It pleases me to return to view artwork in utero — before it becomes art. Before I create an installation, the art is simply material incubating in an empty gallery. Here is how Billow came together.

Here’s what 20,000 pipe cleaners looked like in my studio waiting patiently to be crimped, contoured and clustered, then stuffed into bags that were stuffed into boxes for shipping.