Category Archives: souvenirs

Field Work – Transitional Memorial at Chimayo


Imagine my surprise when I reached inside this bouquet of flowers at the Shrine of Chimayo in New Mexico only to find hard, ceramic calla lilies. The thin sheet of cellophane wrapped around the flowers converts any artistic intentions to … Continue reading

Posted in Aztec, manuals, marginalia, parafictions, phantoms, pouches, RITUALS, scars, screens, small holes, souvenirs, woman-born | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Field Work – Chimayo

Posted in after Krauss, after Sebald, atlas, caves, clues, heel nippers, man-made, marginalia, phantoms, RITUALS, scars, screens, souvenirs, stains, travelogues, tunnels, woman-born | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Blind Run – apprentice

Posted in after Marker, bottles, caves, clues, ephemera, face scratchers, Immersion, masks, parafictions, phantoms, play, RITUALS, scars, souvenirs, stains, tricksters | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Searching for Sebald: his unused images


“the driveways, patched up here and there with broken bricks…” W. G. Sebald inserted almost 100 images into his third prose fiction The Rings of Saturn but our trip to East Anglia in the fall of 2004 hinted at an … Continue reading

Posted in plain sight, after Sebald, book, clues, mirror, phantoms, research, scars, small holes, souvenirs | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Apres nous le deluge: an artist’s palette

Posted in plain sight, atlas, bottles, ephemera, Immersion, lost ideas, masks, mirror, parafictions, scars, screens, souvenirs, tricksters | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment