injector body sculpture/2007 sterling silver/part of an plastic injector 22x22x115mm In a hospital, the blood test is a common procedure and injectors with large needles are a common sight. In contrast to putting a large needle into a vein, my injector lifts blood to the skin’s surface by creating a vacuum. After removing the […]
close your mouth body sculpture/2007 sterling silver/stainless steel 95x75x35mm Like the cheek retractors that dentists use on their patients, this work forces the mouth open. It impedes free speech and causes grief potentially greater than any resulting physical discomfort. Nevertheless, the suddenly speechless wearer of this piece becomes alluring without words.
cupping body objet/2007 sterling silver/plastic/ 42x42x70mm Traditional Chinese Medicine uses a method of acupressure known as cupping to treat disease ans relieve pain. Similar techiniques are also found in Greek, Mexican, Balkan, and Eastern European Jewish and heated to create a vacumm, bringing blood to the layer just below the skin. When you remove […]
pain bracelet/brooch/ring/2008 sterling silver/brass wire/acrylic paint Another Sense When we look at a piece of jewelry, we are seduced by its outer beauty. We first react to its form or materials used, and then understand the piece of jewelry as we wear. Here, among this behavior, the sense of sight and touch exist. What […]
cracks brooches/2008 sterling silver When there is a new place, people start to build the place by constructing houses, buildings, putting electricity, gas and paving roads. As time goes by, the city becomes old and cracks produce everywhere, for example, on the roads, ceilings of buildings, exterior of buildings. Those represent age of the […]