We are each touched by gun violence, whether as a victim, family member, friend or acquaintance. Mass shootings, accidents, suicides, and violence on our streets affect us all.

We wish to show the victims of gun violence as us, not a number, not a body count, not a statistic.

Impact Installation Group 1


Impact Installation Group 1  Impact Installation Group 2 

Split  Ravaged  Mess  Disintegrated 

Devestated  Broken 



Impact Installation Group 1 (2019)


"Devastated"- Karen Rips

"Split"- Karen Rips

"Child Gunshot 2" - Paula Chung

"Infant Gunshot 1" - Paula Chung

"Mess" - Karen Rips

This installation is part of "A View Within," The Collaboration of Two Fiber Artists 2011 - 2019