Of Place and Nation
Silicone, Polyester Fabric, Thermoplastic, Casted Concrete, Sand and Mixed Media.
13ft x 12 ft floor space; Hanging object: 3ft x5ft
Tinted, hand-pouredsilicone attached to red polyester fabric through a thermoplastic structure to resemble a flying flag. The “flag-object" is suspended from ceiling on top of 1000 pounds of sand with a casted impression of the artist's feet placing on top.
The installation uses the body – in absent and present form – to signify the displacement between "Place" and "Nation", between political identity and personal memories.