Title: Teatro del'Evoluzione della Rivoluzione (Theater of the Evolution of the Revolution)
Medium: 3-D assemblage in 2-D digital macro-photograph
Size: 4" x 3" x 5"
Mericle is an artist who has worked in the media of watercolor, pastel, collage, etching, assemblage, film, and animation. Her current and ongoing work (2001 to present) is a series of three-dimensional miniature theaters of tiny proportion, which are then digitally photographed and enlarged as two-dimensional photos. The complete collection of Mars Tokyo Miniature Theaters/Photos can be viewed at http://teenytheaters.com/ An amalgam of her other work in various media, including extensive online FLASH animations can be seen at The Mars Tokyo Visual Diary, http://marstokyo.com/
One of Mericle's earlier projects was the Mars Tokyo Visual Diary (a collection of hundreds of watercolor images from daily life) accessible on America On-Line (AOL); keyword: Mars Tokyo or MTVD. She also created a new web site for the diary at http://www.geocities.com/Area51/Zone/5613
Her work has been exhibited in many national juried shows including: Watercolor USA, Everson Biennial, New Orleans's Worlds Fair, and The Print Club of Philadelphia.