Friday, December 30, 2011

Kali and the Redemption Song (Sneak Peak)

Installation view of
Kali and the redemption song
mixed media + sound loop

This is a sneak preview of my piece in the upcoming show in Lake Worth. Details were posted earlier or click on portfolio link on the right for details.

Wall graphics came out great, and the sound in this space is haunting! Hope you can stop by.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

upcoming outdoor installation show

Outside the Box
March 30 & 31st, 2012
@The Mordes Collection

2805 N. Australian Ave
West Palm Beach, FL

This is a two day alternative outdoor installation show curated by Sibel Kocabasi.
Birds are nice + Kern will be doing a collaborative installation piece related to habitat fragmentation and species loss (multimedia/video installation).

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Featured in Elvo magazine

Birds are Nice was featured in the magazine Elvo, from Cyprus. It is in Greek, but my pages are in English. So check it out at the link below. I am on pages 34-35.

Saturday, November 19, 2011

sneak peak

Here is a sample of the wall graphics (custom made stickers- illustrated by me) that go with the whale piece for upcoming show. New title...Kali and the Redemption song.
This could be a cool tattoo.... if anyone wants to use it let me know. Just be sure to tell people who designed it.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Upcoming exhibition

South Florida Cultural Consortium Winners of Palm Beach County
                The Cultural Council's Inaugural Exhibition
                      January 18 - April 14, 2012
                                   601 Lake Avenue
                               Lake Worth, FL 33460

Birds are Nice will be participating in this show. I will be showing new work, from my new series about endangered species. The piece is entitled Whale Song. It will be a soft sculpture with sound. Images to follow in a month. I have to make the work.

Friday, July 8, 2011

Catalog for An Exchange with Sol Lewitt

I participated in an exhibition in conjunction with Cabinet Magazine and MassMoca.  The exhibition catalog is now available in pdf or for purchase.
You can click here  for the catalog.

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Free download: endangered species origami (aka cootie catcher) game by Birds are Nice

You can right click on this image;
save on your computer. Print it out
regular 8.5 x 11" paper.

The second image below has folding directions I got online.
    click on image to make larger.

IF you don't remember how to play the game, spell out the name of the animal you choose (vulture, crow, rhino, crane).

Then pick a number inside and count that out.
Pick another number and open to read about
endangered animals.

Good for teachers and kids!!! Save the animals!

(images on origami are copyright of Birds are Nice and may not be used except with this free download as this game)

Friday, May 20, 2011

Changes are coming

Birds are Nice has a new focus. I am currently a graduate student at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland studying Biodiversity, Wildlife and Ecosystems Health. So Birds are Nice will be focusing on endangered species and saving the planet. I plan on doing outdoor projects as well.

Stay tuned for my new body of work and projects.  In the the planet  and buy some of my t-shirts!!! click on the store link on the right!!

Friday, March 11, 2011

LIghtworks 2011 fillm festival

My video A Little love was chosen for a film festival in Grimsby, U.K. !!  Here is the info:

Lightworks 2011 (click here)

Lightworks 2011

Friday, February 25, 2011

CityLink Interview

Colleen Dougher from Citylink-Art Murmur in Ft Lauderdale wrote a great article and interview.
Check it out here! Thanks Colleen. She is the best.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

video now online

Preview of the animated film short for my upcoming show is now online on vimeo.