The More That Is Taken Away brings violent histories to my home. It is a performance in three Acts: an extended meditation, a memorial, and a personal reflection. The work is named for a child's riddle: "What gets larger the more that is taken away?" - "A hole".

Project Statement

Installation at Handwerker Gallery

Earthwork Video (Act 1)

Earthwork Photographs (Act 1)

Performance Video (Act 2, Parts 1 and 2)

Performance Photographs (Act 2, Part 2)


Act 3 (in progress)

Video: Act 3 (in progress)

Google Earth view. Act I, Year Three, May