Louisiana Life Magazine Feature

Fort Proctor, From the Shifting Series ©MVarisco Big thanks to John Kemp for this comprehensive interview and essay about my work in Louisiana Life...

Waterjet cutting of the stainless steel for “Turning”

“Turning” has image/maps of the Mississippi river in three different phases which are being cut with a high velocity stream of water and garnet powder at a fabrication studio right beside the Mississippi River. Map by Kate Orff / SCAPE from Petrochemical America...

Mosaic base for Turning Sculpture

Creating one of the 3 mosaics as a base for the “Turning sculpture (prayer wheels)” with Italian porcelain. The pattern is of the Mississippi River creating new land over thousands of years (from the Fisk Maps of 1944). Each mosaic weighs about 200 lbs as finished...