The Mutual Dowry Between the Pigeon and the Snail

Gouache on Fabriano paper and birch panels, 2016

A suite of paintings commemorates the marriage between an artist and a writer. They exchange gifts to build an auspicious trove of place, memory, and their shared imaginaries.

Featured in the exhibition Biomythography: Currency Exchange at the East and Peggy Phelps Galleries at Claremont Graduate University, curated by Chris Christion and Jessica Wimbley.