I worked with historian Riv-Ellen Prell and the University of Minnesota to make an unknown and incendiary public history accessible to a broad audience. Thousands have visited this site, which documents abuses by University administration and emerging student activist movements. These discoveries have instigated an ongoing community conversation around institutional memory.
Web development by Blue Jack Studio
My role: Concept, information architecture, UX, visual design
Digital posters, distributed via email, take advantage of their intimate scale by overwhelming the small screen.
Examining the conflicted, shifting relationship between nature and the built environment, and the creation of a new, hybrid landscape combining the two.
An interactive photo booth that—in the tradition of Victorian spirit photography and New Age aura photography—reveals ghostly images of its past users.
These souvenirs/memento mori are printed on oversized receipt paper at the end of each interactive photo booth session shown in Traces.
A video essay maps and reflects on a visual ‘superstructure’ generated by a community of artists over twenty-five years.
In an accompanying performance, a drawing machine materializes communal networks for visitors in real time.