EVERYDAY OBJECTS ACT AS A CATALYST FOR MY INSPIRATION
I submerse myself for countless hours tinkering around in seemingly mundane environments: thrift stores, salvage yards and abandoned warehouses. It is in these environments where my imagination runs freely until that spontaneous moment an object triggers my creative synapses and sparks an idea – a process that I cannot force but rather on that works itself out naturally. Sometimes the objects I discover simply inspire an overall design idea and other times the objects actually become the raw material for the piec
RE-THINK, RE-PURPOSE, RE-INVENT. I AM A “RE-INVENTOR”
My objective is to use materials in such a way that I completely transform their original purpose into something new and innovative. I acheive this through repetition, arrangement and stripping materials down to their raw essence. More often than not, the most fascinating aspect of a material lies under its exterior surface. I love tearing things apart to see what interesting parts I can find and wield into something completely unique. Everyday I am surprised by what materials I stumble across and what ideas pop in my head.