Portfolio > Face box

Sleeping
paint on recycled cardboard, glow-in-the-dark lanyard, wood
8"x7.5"x1.5"
2005
Worried
paint on recycled cardboard, glow-in-the-dark lanyard, wood
8.25"x8"x1.5"
2005
Full Face
paint on recycled cardboard, glow-in-the-dark lanyard, wood
8.25"x9.25"x1.75"
2005
Facebox
paint on recycled cardboard, glow-in-the-dark lanyard, wood
7.75"x 11"x 1.38"
2005
Profile
paint on recycled cardboard, glow-in-the-dark lanyard, wood
9.5"x7"x1.5"
2005
Lovers
paint on recycled cardboard, glow-in-the-dark lanyard, wood
the pair: 11.5"x5.5"x1.75"
2006
Eyes
paint on recycled cardboard, glow-in-the-dark lanyard, wood
11.23"x5"x1.75"
2004

The face boxes are inspired by the importance of facial recognition. Each face box is based on a different expression. Each face box is based on a different expression. The faces are broken up in order to make it more difficult to distinguish the original expression. It is a form of re-examining how it is that expression or emotions are perceived.

The facial features are attached with glow in the dark lanyard, the paint is Ultra violet reactive causing the whole work to change under different light.