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"... from one crisis to another..." . Lacquer Paint, MDF. Installed at Gallery Sonja Roesch. 2004

 

"... from one crisis to another..." (detail). Lacquer Paint, MDF. Installed at Gallery Sonja Roesch. 2004

 

This installation involved the weaving of elements from rap lyrics and NASCAR to fast-food and Deleuzian theory—especially as they have merged with this past year’s (2004) political election climate.

 

“…Oh yes, I’m comin’ wicked with the new design,
I’m sayin’,
One wa-wa-one, one two, one two…”

– Busta Rhymes from Start It Up on The Love Movement by A Tribe Called Quest