Catherine Schwalbe

  1. Labyrinth (2017), extruded brick clay, 8 ft. x 8 ft. x 4 in.
  2. Before and After – Mending a life after a pandemic or some other catastrophic event in your life (2021 and ongoing), a social practice work: embroidered linens for promotion of this ongoing participatory work in galleries, community centers, public parks, private homes
  3. Mending Water, Mending Soil, Mending Lives – installation Honey Creek at Witwen for Fermentation Fest biodegradable survey tape stitched across the creek and nearby creek bank
  4. Everything has come to this moment (2017), mixed media installation at Waubonsee Community College 30 x 20 x 18in.
  5. An excuse to be outside (2017), mixed media, found object labyrinth, 60 x 40 x 6 in. Midwestern Rooted Labyrinth (2017) soil and water charts found objects 2 x 4 in.
  6. Labor + Time (2017) 20 x 20 x 2 in. time cards from the Reedsburg, WI Woolen Mill vintage sewing machine wand
  7. Polar Vortex (2014), porcelain, glass jars, melted snow and ice collected during the Polar Vortex from each Great Lake 4 x 4 x 4 in.
  8. Potable in Chana, IL (2013) Social Practice cup give away at a public well