Process

 

Instagram

Follow what is in the works on Megan Moriarty's Instagram as she avidly documents her studio practice.

https://www.instagram.com/moriartyart/

 
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Slide Painting

Small paintings are created using recycled glass slides and High Flow acrylic paint. 

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Digital Design

Pattern designs for sculptures are first drawn digitally.

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Laser Cutting

The designs are then cut on a laser cutter. Some of the cuts are kept as-is, while others are used for molds.

 
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Moldmaking

The cut designs are layered and cast in polyurithan rubber.

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CASTING

From the rubber mold, a copy of the design can be produced in wax. The wax is them invested and cast in either glass or metal. 

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Installation

The objects and slides produced are then illuminated and magnified using outdated projection systems.