J. Matthew Thomas

installations

Pressure quilt, 2020

Temporary, site specific installation at Art Farm, Nebraska, 2020. Reclaimed plastic bags, pink LED lights, wood frame. 

Installed on National Coming Out Day, this piece speaks to the internal pressures of our LGBTQ+ community growing up in spaces of fear, shame, and isolation. 

Pressure Quilt, 2020
Pressure Quilt, 2020

Reclaimed plastic bags, pink LED lights, wood frame. 63" x 28". 2020.

Pressure Quilt, 2020
Pressure Quilt, 2020

Reclaimed plastic bags, pink LED lights, wood frame. 63" x 28". 2020.

Pressure Quilt, 2020
Pressure Quilt, 2020

Reclaimed plastic bags, pink LED lights, wood frame. 63" x 28". 2020.

BIG pink cinder block, 2020

Pink CInder Block_2020
Pink CInder Block_2020

pink plastic, 9' x 4.5' x 4.5"

Pink CInder Block_2020
Pink CInder Block_2020

pink plastic, 9' x 4.5' x 4.5"

Pink CInder Block_2020
Pink CInder Block_2020

pink plastic, 9' x 4.5' x 4.5"

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