We Are All Satellites, 2020CURRENTLY NFS
• Found objects (many camera parts including prisms and mirrors, tape-deck parts, lenses), aluminum, delrin, plastic, brass tube/wire, hardware
• Size: 19 x 10 x 8 in (48.26 x 25.4 x 20.32 cm)
• $50.00 Priority domestic shipping, international shipping extra
• CA residents pay sales tax based on zip code
This piece was made in lieu of the current Covid-19 pandemic. When stay-at-home orders were implemented, I imagined all of us as individual, isolated, peaceful satellites; A steady stream of digital communication tethering us to friends and family while our eyes watch the entire world. The satellite's cameras are facing away from the aluminum base which represents earth. On the base, I've used a center-punch to apply a small, unsightly gouge on the surface representing the mark the Covid-19 virus is leaving on our planet.
• This will require some assembly, instructions will be provided.
• The aluminum base is lacquered.
• Some brass parts are expected to tarnish.
• Comes with certificate of authenticity.
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