Progresso, 1998
A photo and video installation consisting of 50 black and white photos of crocheted doilies and coverings, 50 black and white photos of ink text drawings (each photo is 8”x8”), a colour video of the artist repeating a series of Italian feminine adjectives (colour: 44 minutes) and a video of her Italian grandmother repeating a series of English adjectives (colour: 51 minutes). A path of 100 photos cover a 20 foot x 3 foot area between two colour monitors. The monitors are mounted on Queen Anne style tables. Each monitor displays one of the videos, which correspond to one another.