SHOESHINE PAINTINGS

(2019)

Create paintings by shoeshiners using the same techniques they use to shine shoes. 

 

HOLE THAT ONCE WAS A LOGO 

(2017)

At a department store, find Ralph Lauren brand polo shirts. Rip out the logo. Take a photograph. 

RAP LESSONS

(2014) 

Teach someone how to rap. 

HOUSEKEEPING PERFORMANCE

(2019)

At a hotel, housekeepers perform their regular job duties. The work is formalized as a site-specific performance. Performers will be compensated and will have the agency to determine how they would like to be credited/acknowledged. 

ARIZONA VOTIVE 
(
2014) 
Make a mold of an 24oz Arizona can. Cast it in wax and make a votive candle. 

 

FOOTLOCKER WALKING MEDITATION 

(2016) 

Try on a pair of shoes at Footlocker. Do a 30 minute silent walking meditation. After the meditation, take the shoes off and put them back in the box. Leave the store.

SOME KIND OF SACRAMENT 
(2014) 

Create an altar, and offer Arizona Watermelon Juice and Skittles. Instruct people to kneel in front of the altar eat the Skittles, and drink the juice from plastic medicine cups.  

YOUR FACE ON A SHIRT 
(2019) 

At a commercial gallery, visitors will assist in the process of making an airbrushed memorial t-shirt for themselves with their own portrait printed on it. The airbrush artist will be compensated, credited, and will receive payment from any sales. 

TRANS BOXING

(2017)

Hold a boxing class exclusively for trans people. 

WHAT A WEEK SOUNDS LIKE

(2019)

Make an audio recording at the boxing gym every day for one week. Create a sound installation from layering each audio file (day) on top of the last. 

INSIDE BOXING
(2019) 

Teach a boxing class for incarcerated people in a prison or jail. Make ambient soundscapes from recordings of the sessions, and use the audio to facilitate mindfulness meditation sessions for CO's. 

A WAY TO RE-CLAIM 
(2019)

Boxing equipment (bags, gloves, headgear) made from skin discarded after gender affirming surgeries.