Past is Prologue

20 Oct 2012

Mel Chin, HOME y SEW 9
1994 External: GLOCK 9 mm handgun: steel, polycarbide plastic, Optional tag in two patterns: silver, enamel Internal: 2″ Ace bandage, micro electronic locator, normal saline (100 ml of 0.9% Sodium Chloride) with IV needle and polyethylene tubing, narcotic analgesic, (5 mg oxycodone hydrochloride, 500 acetaminophen), intramuscular Epinephrine (0.3mg), angiocatheter (14 gauge) 5 7/16 x 7 5/16 x 1 3/16 inches
A strapable, self-contained, action-activated, fully functional, self-inoculating, self-medicating, emergency gunshot trauma treatment kit. Disarming the aura of “gun” through covert, surgical implantation of life-saving potential.
http://melchin.org/oeuvre/homeysew9

Mel Chin, HOME y SEW 9

1994
External: GLOCK 9 mm handgun: steel, polycarbide plastic, Optional tag in two patterns: silver, enamel
Internal: 2″ Ace bandage, micro electronic locator, normal saline (100 ml of 0.9% Sodium Chloride) with IV needle and polyethylene tubing, narcotic analgesic, (5 mg oxycodone hydrochloride, 500 acetaminophen), intramuscular Epinephrine (0.3mg), angiocatheter (14 gauge)
5 7/16 x 7 5/16 x 1 3/16 inches

A strapable, self-contained, action-activated, fully functional, self-inoculating, self-medicating, emergency gunshot trauma treatment kit. Disarming the aura of “gun” through covert, surgical implantation of life-saving potential.

http://melchin.org/oeuvre/homeysew9

2 Oct 2012

http://www.tomohiro-inaba.com/
Tomohira Inaba. his woven sketchy-looking wire sculptures are breathtaking

http://www.tomohiro-inaba.com/

Tomohira Inaba. his woven sketchy-looking wire sculptures are breathtaking

25 Sep 2012

Corpus Callosum by Gavin Worth
amazing wire sculptures

Corpus Callosum by Gavin Worth

amazing wire sculptures

24 Sep 2012

Chuck Close, self portrait. 1967-1968, acrylic on canvas, 107 1/2 x 83 1/2 inches unframed

Chuck Close, self portrait. 1967-1968, acrylic on canvas, 107 1/2 x 83 1/2 inches unframed

24 Sep 2012

Alberto Giacometti, Annette, 1962
I am inspired every time I see one of Giacometti’s paintings.
they are kinda creepy but his use of line is incredible

Alberto Giacometti, Annette, 1962

I am inspired every time I see one of Giacometti’s paintings.

they are kinda creepy but his use of line is incredible

21 Sep 2012

"Happy Medium" by Deborah Butterfield
her sculptures are amazing.

"Happy Medium" by Deborah Butterfield

her sculptures are amazing.

21 Sep 2012

"Glean" by Ryan Wallace

"Glean" by Ryan Wallace

18 Sep 2012

"Titled Twelve" by Alon Seifert

"Titled Twelve" by Alon Seifert

17 Sep 2012

“Everybody is wounded; come to terms with that.”
Cornel West, Lecture (via whenforeverisalie)

16 Sep 2012

““We have to recognise that there cannot be relationships unless there is commitment, unless there is loyalty, unless there is love, patience, persistence.”
― Cornel West”