Mike Hein's work is a reconciliation between the real and non-real. Where the found and fabricated become one thing. He annihilates any hierarchy between the two by creating a narrative that seems natural and believable but at once magic and emotive.
Carrie Dickason's studio practice is an act of cultivation, allowing intuitive decisions to inform systems influenced by observations found in nature. Through the use of common materials, she makes things in order to engage with her surroundings.