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Basic Ingredients Of A Complex World

2012–Present

In 1963, Time/Life published Matter, the inaugural title of the Life Science Library Series with an essay written by Ralph Eugene Lapp, a renowned Manhattan Project physicist. C. P. Snow, a noted scientist who served as a consultant for the book, was concerned with the effect of science on culture. Snow argued that the general public deserved to engage with science on the same level that they consumed literature. Using a variety of process–based techniques, this series is a play on the photograph as document, drawing attention to the medium’s connection to language.

Chandelier, Pigmented inkjet print, 2012

Chandelier, Pigmented inkjet print, 2012

Edges (1), Laser engraving on glass, 2015

Edges (1), Laser engraving on glass, 2015

Lite-Brite Template (Chicken), Chromogenic color print, 2015

Lite-Brite Template (Chicken), Chromogenic color print, 2015

Stanford Bunny (x2), Chromogenic color print, 2013

Stanford Bunny (x2), Chromogenic color print, 2013

Thymbraeus, Chromogenic color print, 2014

Thymbraeus, Chromogenic color print, 2014

Lenna, Chromogenic Color Print, 2015

Lenna, Chromogenic Color Print, 2015

Utah Teapot, Laser engraving on glass, 2013

Utah Teapot, Laser engraving on glass, 2013

l'Île de la Grande Jatte (ASCII) Pigmented inkjet print, 2016

l'Île de la Grande Jatte (ASCII) Pigmented inkjet print, 2016

Gradients and Squares, Laser engraving on chromogenic color print, 2015

Gradients and Squares, Laser engraving on chromogenic color print, 2015

Park Street Station, Postcard (ASCII), Pigmented inkjet print, 2016

Park Street Station, Postcard (ASCII), Pigmented inkjet print, 2016

Windmere Road, Rochester, Windmere Road, Rochester, 2015

Windmere Road, Rochester, Windmere Road, Rochester, 2015

Edges (2), Laser engraving on glass, 2015

Edges (2), Laser engraving on glass, 2015

Lite-Brite Template (Cat on Fence), Chromogenic color print, 2015

Lite-Brite Template (Cat on Fence), Chromogenic color print, 2015

QUICK, Gelatin silver print (toned), 2015; JUMP, Gelatin silver print (toned), 2015

QUICK, Gelatin silver print (toned), 2015; JUMP, Gelatin silver print (toned), 2015

Installation of Basic Ingredients Of A Complex World in Archiv*, Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA, 2016

Installation of Basic Ingredients Of A Complex World in Archiv*, Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA, 2016

Installation of Basic Ingredients Of A Complex World in Archiv*, Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA, 2016

Installation of Basic Ingredients Of A Complex World in Archiv*, Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA, 2016