Ground Break/Day Break, Installation view, 2013
5,000 hand bent steel roses, auto glass, wood lathe slats, wheat paste, mold, sound equipment, steel hoops, wood, light, the sound of your footsteps, Installed at Whitdel arts, Detroit, MI
Hallway dimensions: 13ft x 9ft x 3ft-Room dimensions: 9ft x 9ft x 9ft
Installed at Whitdel arts, Detroit, MI. Viewers walked through a cramped hallway lined with wood lathe and molding wheat paste on the walls. The floors were covered in over 5000 steel roses and broken auto glass. Microphones were hidden in the walls that picked up the sound of the roses clinking. viewers footsteps and the breaking glass. The residual sounds were projected into the next room with the light installation. This installation aims to visually interpret the residue of the history of labor and industry effects future aspirations.