Nothing Personal

I think everyone should be a little less ashamed of their feelings.

In this body of work, I explore the ways we write our personal history and how outside perspectives—including digital traces of data and messages—bring witness to our most intimate interactions.

 
 
  Hey, I'm not Ignoring You.  Bikini covered in text conversations between myself and my ex, my dad, and my late best friend.

Hey, I'm not Ignoring You. Bikini covered in text conversations between myself and my ex, my dad, and my late best friend.

 
  Do It Anyway.  A diamond-encrusted gold shirt button made from my mother's wedding ring as a tribute to the quandary of emotional recklessness. 

Do It Anyway. A diamond-encrusted gold shirt button made from my mother's wedding ring as a tribute to the quandary of emotional recklessness. 

  Google Search History  of queries before, during, and after a breakup.

Google Search History of queries before, during, and after a breakup.

  Google Search History  of queries before, during, and after a  different  breakup.

Google Search History of queries before, during, and after a different breakup.

  Coping Mechanisms  used to diagram and comprehend confusing moments in my emotional history. This diagram represents changing relationship dynamics over the course of two years.

Coping Mechanisms used to diagram and comprehend confusing moments in my emotional history. This diagram represents changing relationship dynamics over the course of two years.

 
  Coping Mechanisms  used to diagram and comprehend confusing moments in my emotional history. This diagram investigates the qualities in men that I have been attracted to throughout my life.

Coping Mechanisms used to diagram and comprehend confusing moments in my emotional history. This diagram investigates the qualities in men that I have been attracted to throughout my life.

 
  Coping Mechanisms  used to diagram and comprehend confusing moments in my emotional history. This diagram validates the depth of my friendship with my best friend, Nora, who passed away when I was 22. 

Coping Mechanisms used to diagram and comprehend confusing moments in my emotional history. This diagram validates the depth of my friendship with my best friend, Nora, who passed away when I was 22. 

  Emotional Exercises fore the Trumpet  is a music exercise book fill with interpersonal music exercises and mantras.

Emotional Exercises fore the Trumpet is a music exercise book fill with interpersonal music exercises and mantras.

  Emotional Exercises fore the Trumpet  is a music exercise book fill with interpersonal music exercises and mantras.

Emotional Exercises fore the Trumpet is a music exercise book fill with interpersonal music exercises and mantras.

  Idle Hands  is a quilt I designed to be time consuming so that I could use the process of making it to make some timely life decisions. It explores the idea of making as a form of devotional art.

Idle Hands is a quilt I designed to be time consuming so that I could use the process of making it to make some timely life decisions. It explores the idea of making as a form of devotional art.