It is within the contradictions of the politically powerful that my work has evolved. The idea that only the loudest voice gets heard completely lies in opposition to the essence of a democratic society. The hypocrisy I see in these systems is what drives me to create; it is a major motivating factor in my work. The irony is that without the hypocrisy the opposition to injustice, my work would not exist. In many ways, it is not my intent to change the world, but to be critical in the hopes that people will think beyond pure beauty and entertainment.
I pull inspiration from everywhere and mash things together, not poetically but aggressively. I think of my work as a collision of history and contemporary, politics and pop culture, humor and tragedy. It is refined and unkempt, with different materials and aesthetics, all ma