Science Center sidewalk
2015
Harvard University

My house is up the street from Harvard. Over the years I noticed the cracks, hollows and peculiarities of the sidewalks around the Science Center. I figured influential, thoughtful scientists walked on them, and I wanted to capture and share their steps.

Casting Harvard Science Center sidewalk
2015

With permission from the City of Cambridge, I cast sections of sidewalks in plaster. I would use the plaster molds as templates.

Recreating sidewalk in studio
2016

Using a version of the cartapesta technique I learned in Italy, I pressed paper into the sidewalk mold.

Painted and cloth-backed sidewalk panel
2016

I applied hardening agents to the panels before scoring them and building interior braces to shape the lights.

Wiring Foot Light
2018
Gallery adjustments
2018

Boston East Gallery

Prometheus Lights, layout