Sunset Series, November 2008
Fibers on paper, each 30″wx22″h
The four fibers works, inspired by the autumnal sunsets of Northwest Ohio, were made as stand alone pieces and to be used as background images for a video collaboration with Open Window Dance Company and Sea Lion Studios.
Coloring Pages, April 2009
A collaboration with Tammy Metz Starr and Open Window Dance Company on the dance work Coloring Pages, presented as part of Cleveland Public Theater’s DanceWorks ’09. Rittichier designed and created various props and costumes for the show: grass woman’s headpiece, mask and costume embellishments, hoop dresses, flower pots, tree woman’s branch attachments, “icicle” doorways, and dolls.