They care about their lawns
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installation, video, audio
A way of thinking about the past from a critical viewpoint and relating it to the present. How are things different? How are things changing? Does anything really change? Does social injustice act like a chameleon and get better at blending in? When one culture dominates and dictates life for all, biases are ingrained into the very fabric of our world.
Using domestic objects, video and light to effect the way to perceive things that are commonplace in a new way. Suspending objects in a heavy handed way that prevents things from falling or changing from their suspended position. There are those who oppose change and create modes to maintain the status quo.
Nostalgia is a powerful tool and the work seeks to utilize it in a proactive way rather than create a false clean past, when the past we have is rather ugly and is not really so distant as we may like to think.