VIGNETTE OF THE HOMELAND TURF, 2018
artificial turf, industrial lotion/food pumps, acrylic, motor oil, petroleum jelly
A field of white AstroTurf viscously sprouts industrial pumps while a human-sized with functioning hand-pump naked contains greasy motor oils and petroleum jellies. With a sharply aimed critique at society’s petroleum consumption, the piece elicits their most grotesque qualities.
Axle Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
videos and reviews:
Interview with Kathryn M Davis on Art Beat Santa Fe