Process

Tripod

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img_8443Molding.  The wood was fairly rotten and left quite a few wood chips in the rubber.

img_8457Jana helps with the laborious task of removing wood and cleaning up the molds.

img_8466Getting to work outside a bit in 90 degree heat.

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img_8803Top view. Deciding on angles.

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77020001Installed.  This image was shot using a waist level viewfinder camera from the 1950’s.  Notice the cool light leaks!

 

‘Evolving Terrain’, Fort Tryon Park NYC deinstall video 1/14/17.  Thank you to Elyse Hradecky, Jana Stockwell, and Nate Wilson!

 

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Cork

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Lemon with Bees

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Just cast silver cicadas

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