"Elegant, elegiac assemblage..." (Sacramento Bee)
"Bizarre, yet oddly appealing..." (Napa Valley CA Register)
"Compositions from a dream world—an odd world..." (New Bedford (MA) Art Museum Exhibition Catalog)
"Work that demands your attention and exploration..." (Portland ME Phoenix)

Studio photography by Yelani Stieg



I've always been interested in miniature worlds--aquariums, model train layouts, dollhouses--and many of my pieces reflect that interest. Everyday objects in unusual juxtapositions take on new meaning, revealing small worlds, or portals to larger, hidden worlds.