A series of massive paintings on plywood painted and displayed in a back alley to both compliment and strategically deter graffiti.
These bouquets display branch samples of gardens designed for an enduring future. Future gardens support habitat regeneration, easy food production and lower water usage in urban and residential landscapes. The artist collected, photographed and digitally collaged specimen samples in a glamorous application of Permaculture design.
Photo documentation of people intimately interacting with wild plant stands and eco gardens in Southern California. Tracking and mapping of wildflower blooms in urban areas.
Ecological Landscape Design
Landscape design integrating Permaculture and contemporary aesthetics. Applied in residential landscapes across Southern California and British Columbia.
Creation of elegant sustainable preplanned Permaculture gardens widely available to the general public of Los Angeles (and greater Southern California); an endangered and degrading oasis ecology in need of chic eco habits and habitats.
Making Art History
Working as a contract Art Expert, Briana researches found paintings to evaluate their authenticity. Through specialized research and the application of Morellian Analysis she makes or breaks the histories of potentially precious artworks.
Forthcoming magical realist memoir delving into a 2-year international forgery investigation into an undocumented Edgar Degas painting. On the world's most enigmatic Impressionist painter, the master of the dancer.