Life is dynamic in it's highs and lows. It is can be poignant and unpredictable. As human beings we seldom comprehend the circumstances that brought us to this exact moment. What should we be grateful for and what is our purpose on this Earth? For me, death has always been one of my greatest fears. Death is inevitable and unescapable. We are fragile beings, and as I've gotten older I've realized how fragile we really are. In the month of June 2013 I gained an intimate understanding of that fragility and how it pertains to me.
This series is an installation of photographic images, video art, and objects that all hold a certain significance towards the stages of my brain tumor. O.cu.lus is about my struggle suffering through the brain tumor, it's aftermath, and how it continues to affect my present-day life.