I categorize my found object sculptures as metaobjects. This body of work uses color, texture,  pattern, material, and composition directly influenced by aesthetics of the African diaspora. These metaobjects are physical manifestations of Black feminine energy. I combine fabric, beads, crocheted yarn, sequins, hair weave, and nail extensions as embellishments to play with themes of identity, gender, social bias, and respectability politics. I first explored objects in 2013 while organizing my BFA exhibition at Bradley University.

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