Alter # 1 is the first of a series of 10 “We prey to Many Gods.” It is a small attempt to quiet my restless mind into seeing the mulitude views of the ALL we are a part of. It stores in itself: the top part lifts off and fits into the bottom for storage when not on display…The figures are triggers to memories and associations beyond our conscious mind… tricking me into expanding what i think i know into something bigger.
Exploring the interface between words, images & sound… barbara toothpick presented in 2019… at UofM@Machais, Eastport Art Center… PCB …the Tides Institute… Eastport Gallery. She is now rewriting One Woman Show With Alan (staged in 2019), & is in isolation in her studios in Philadelphia. http://www.toopik.com