The People's Tarot
This interdisciplinary project includes original collages, a tarot deck and guidebook, two print series, and community events and readings. It will debut in fall 2013 as part of "Tapping the Third Realm" at Ben Maltz Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, and the Laband Gallery, Loyola Marymount University and will then travel to the Hollywood Arts and Culture Center in Florida in the fall of 2014.
I began The People's Tarot as a means of integrating more intuition into what felt like an increasingly analytical practice. I was familiar with the Tarot and have owned four decks over the years. I integrated meditation and research into my collage process and was thrilled to learn more about it throughout.
This artist-led project is designed to put art in your hands, literally, conceptually, and metaphorically. Readers/viewers can add their own intuition to interpreting the cards. In addition, the book, cards, and prints are available for purchcase/collection directly from the artist at accessible rates.
Read more about The People's Tarot on The Huffington Post
The Deck and Guidebook:
"The People's Tarot" deck and guidebook is an interactive work that each reader/viewer will complete by reading, using, and interpresting the cards. It is printed in a limited signed edition of 100.
Please contact me with questions or click here to order.
An important part of this project is the communal/social aspect of reading and interpreting cards.
I gave a short talk and readings at Ben Maltz Gallery
on December 8th from noon to 4:00.
Please contact me if you want to set up an event or reading in your gallery, museum, store, etc.
The 22 collages that make up The Major Arcana comprise one work.Each represents one of the 22 archetypes of the Tarot and was made in a process of reading, reflection, meditation, and artmaking.
8 "X 10", prints of twenty-two collages, each image edition of 30 with 3 artist proofs
The Royals, 11 "X 17", prints of the four royals,each image edition of 30 with 3 artist proofs
The People's Tarot shop is coming soon!