Double Helix

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Double Helix), 2018
(Bryce Canyon, Utah ,USA / 37.5930* N x 112.1871*W)
Inkjet print (46” x 58”)

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Double Helix), 2018
(Bryce Canyon, Utah ,USA / 37.5930* N x 112.1871*W)
Inkjet print (46” x 58”)

Scroll Aleppo 1

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Scroll), 2017
(Old City of Aleppo, Syria after 2015/ 36.2021*N x 37.1343*E)
handwoven/ reflective glass thread, resin, metal, cotton (29” x 79”)

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Scroll), 2017
(Old City of Aleppo, Syria after 2015/ 36.2021*N x 37.1343*E)
handwoven/ reflective glass thread, resin, metal, cotton (29” x 79”)

Scroll Aleppo 2

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Scroll; installation: FOFA gallery, Concordia University Montreal, QB
Photo credit: Guy L Heureux

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Scroll; installation: FOFA gallery, Concordia University Montreal, QB
Photo credit: Guy L Heureux

Scroll

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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(Scroll, lit conditions)

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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(Scroll, lit conditions)

Phoenix

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Phoenix), 2018
(Hindu Kush mountains, Afghanistan/ 36*14’45”N x 71*50’38”E) handwoven/ metal, cotton, silk (43.5” x 28”)

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Phoenix), 2018
(Hindu Kush mountains, Afghanistan/ 36*14’45”N x 71*50’38”E) handwoven/ metal, cotton, silk (43.5” x 28”)

Aztec Deity

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Aztec Deity), 2018
(Meteora with monastery, Greece/ 39*42’51”N x 21*37’52”E) inkjet print (38 x 44”)

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Aztec Deity), 2018
(Meteora with monastery, Greece/ 39*42’51”N x 21*37’52”E) inkjet print (38 x 44”)

Ursa Major

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Ursa Major), 2018
(Mount Shasta, California, USA / 41.4099*N x 122.1949*W)
handwoven/ metal, cotton (35”x 29”)

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Ursa Major), 2018
(Mount Shasta, California, USA / 41.4099*N x 122.1949*W)
handwoven/ metal, cotton (35”x 29”)

White Panther Deity

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (White Panther Deity), 2018
(Mount Shasta, California, USA/ 41.4099*N x 122.1949*W) handwoven/ metal, silk, cotton (24” x 28”)

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (White Panther Deity), 2018
(Mount Shasta, California, USA/ 41.4099*N x 122.1949*W) handwoven/ metal, silk, cotton (24” x 28”)

Sky Above Clouds

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Sky Above Clouds), 2018
somewhere over Mississippi, USA, Inkjet print (20” x 55”)

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Sky Above Clouds), 2018
somewhere over Mississippi, USA, Inkjet print (20” x 55”)

Tower

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Tower), 2018
(South Point vortex, Ka Lea, Hawaii, USA/ 18*55.370” N x 155* 40.880”W)
Inkjet print (42” x 40”)

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Tower), 2018
(South Point vortex, Ka Lea, Hawaii, USA/ 18*55.370” N x 155* 40.880”W)
Inkjet print (42” x 40”)

Pool

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Pool), 2018
(South Point vortex, Ka Lea, Hawaii, USA / 18*55.370” N x 155* 40.880”W)
Inkjet print (29” x 29”)

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

DETAILS

Hermetica (Pool), 2018
(South Point vortex, Ka Lea, Hawaii, USA / 18*55.370” N x 155* 40.880”W)
Inkjet print (29” x 29”)

Poimandres/Ganesha

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Poimandres/Ganesha) , 2018
(South Point vortex, Ka Lea, Hawaii, USA/ 18*55.370” N x 155* 40.880”W)
Inkjet print (29” x 27”)

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

DETAILS

Hermetica (Poimandres/Ganesha) , 2018
(South Point vortex, Ka Lea, Hawaii, USA/ 18*55.370” N x 155* 40.880”W)
Inkjet print (29” x 27”)

Mandala

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Mandala), 2018
(Hindu Kush mountains, Afghanistan/ 36*14’45”N x 71*50’38”E)
Inkjet print (46”x 58”)

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Mandala), 2018
(Hindu Kush mountains, Afghanistan/ 36*14’45”N x 71*50’38”E)
Inkjet print (46”x 58”)

Sorcerer’s Mask

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Sorcerer’s Mask), 2018
(Nevado de Colima, Mexico/ 19*30’ 46” N x 103*37’02”W)
Inkjet print (44” x 58”)

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Sorcerer’s Mask), 2018
(Nevado de Colima, Mexico/ 19*30’ 46” N x 103*37’02”W)
Inkjet print (44” x 58”)

Buddha

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Buddha), 2018
(Missouri River/ somewhere over South Dakota, USA/ 44*22’5.95”N x -100*21’3.49”W)
Inkjet print (20” x 30”)

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Buddha), 2018
(Missouri River/ somewhere over South Dakota, USA/ 44*22’5.95”N x -100*21’3.49”W)
Inkjet print (20” x 30”)

Nile/ flume

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Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

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Hermetica (Nile/ flume), 2017
(South Sudan/ 6.8770*N x 31.3070*E)
handwoven, cotton, metal, plastic, horsehair (29” x 72”)

DESCRIPTION

Hermetica

Hermetica is a collection of works that mine moving aerial drone footage of earth’s paranormal vortex centers and politically ravenous hotspots, transforming them into strange alchemical imagery suggestive of figurative idols and deity. Adopting mathematical strategies used in architectural and textile pattern formation, these works conjure a relationship to prayer flags, warning signage, and animal visage masks used within indigenous ritual practices.

DETAILS

Hermetica (Nile/ flume), 2017
(South Sudan/ 6.8770*N x 31.3070*E)
handwoven, cotton, metal, plastic, horsehair (29” x 72”)