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The Isolation

This week my painting partner, Renee Berthelette, and I mounted our first joint exhibition at First Live Studio in Brooklyn, as part of the their 30 days to Rock festival, for which we’ll be doing interviews about the work and a painting performance, in the coming two weeks. Our series of 8 paintings, connected to […]

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We Wear The Mask

This week I’ve been gearing up for a new play reading of ‘The Mis-Education of America’ by Rajendra Rahoon Maharaj, incorporating writings by the Letter of Marque Theatre Company Ensemble around metaphorical mask wearing during these times. It’s a timely dissection of self created facades we use around each other to survive, to fit into […]

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Mask-Making

Yes… but not that kind. I’ve reading Kim Gordon’s Girl in Band and Richard Hell’s I was a very clean Tramp, and I’ve really been resonating with a lot of what I’ve been reading, particularly of all things, to do with performance and masks. This was the initial quote in Girl in Band that really […]

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Just Breathe

In the absence of a to-do list, which I felt completely incapable of crossing off, I decided I should allow myself to just breathe. My only tasks, get out of bed, and be. I may have shut off the news, indulged in a lot of Instagram self help posts, and also started collecting images of […]

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A list in the time of Corona

In my other life I’m a production supervisor for the Metropolitan Opera, a job I find thoroughly enjoy, crossing off lists to get things done is so incredibly satisfying to me. Productivity and having something tangible to show for your efforts at the end of day, always seemed to be a big part of my […]

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Nightingale

A couple of friends asked me to start making some collage for a project, which I’m excited to part of. A small series of Opera Vignettes by Rossa Crean and Bea Goodwin, looking at the Kavanaugh hearings through the lens of the Myth of Philomena. Elyse Kacacek will be singing this beautiful piece and the […]

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