“I know that the molecules in my body are traceable to phenomena in the cosmos. That makes me want to grab people on the street and say: ‘Have you heard this?!”

— Neil deGrasse Tyson

Not just are we star stuff, but the tools we use to create are as well. Drawing inspiration from emission nebulas, the installation was fabricated using materials that would be mundane outside of a galactic perspective: packing tape, wire, and floss. Shown at the California Institute of the Arts, the public exhibition welcomed people to experience a constantly evolving nebula suspended in the space that was more than the sum of its parts.

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