A MANIFESTATION OF A SIMPLE GESTURE (2011)

1. Go back to the drawing board.
2. Form a gesture of hope, a prayer for the future.
3. Earth Fondler.
4. The Appropriation of Process as Ritual.
5. Create a circle in 3D. With two hands, apply even pressure in a constant motion of circles.
6. Result: the simplest gesture in clay. Balls, balls, balls.
7. Repeat as desired or possible, with one pair of hands (or preferably more).
8. Push a gesture to its material and philosophical limits.
9. Reduce. Extract oxygen. Go past the melting point.
10. Carbon Black.
11. Transform. Evolve. Construct. Multiply.
12. A Manifestation of A Simple Gesture.

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