Art Objects

"Shrimp" Fascinator

Tissue paper, tulle, pipe cleaners and hand-dyed loofah on cardboard and fabric base. Made for 2010 NYU production of Oiliphant Down's Maker of Dreams, directed by Colleen Slats Toole. Photos by Colleen Slats Toole.

Bernard the Kazoo Alien

Mixed media built around a functioning kazoo, designed and built by Barbara Begley and Shakhed Hadaya for original piece AlienWomynLadyBalloonist at Undiscovered Countries, January 2016. Photos by Barbara Begley, Shakhed Hadaya and Liz Rogers. 

Bernard hanging straight
Bernard hanging straight
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Bernard eye close up
Bernard eye close up
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Bernard in action
Bernard in action

Bernard in action (as a kazoo) with AlienWomynLadyBalloonist, Undiscovered Countries January 2016

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Glam Raptor Masks 
(and Triceratops Headdress)

Mixed media hats and headdresses, made for Undiscovered Countries piece in Fresh Ground Pepper's EPIC, Jurassic Park, 2012. Photos by Bailey Carr and Barbara Begley

glam raptor front
glam raptor front
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glam raptor profile
glam raptor profile
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Cocktail Cocktail Hats
Cocktail Cocktail Hats
Cocktail Cocktail Hats

Photo credit Denise Meehan, model Barbara Begley

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Cocktail Cocktail Hats
Cocktail Cocktail Hats

Photo credit Denise Meehan, models Barbara Begley and Chloe Erskine

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Cocktail Cocktail Hats
Cocktail Cocktail Hats

Photo credit Denise Meehan, model Chloe Erskine

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Mixed media party hats, made by commission for Elizabeth Erskine. Modeled by Barbara Begley and Chloe Erskine. New Years Eve, 2010. Photos by Denise Meehan.