Thursday, April 21, 2011

DERICK::MELANDER::




UNIVERSAL SET
Size:
12" x 9' x 6' (H x W x D)
White Sneakers & Work Boots





The Ocean is the Underlying Basis for Every Wave
Size:
7' x 14' x 7' (H x W x D)
Second hand clothing, wood & steel


STATEMENT:
"I create large geometric configurations from carefully folded and stacked second-hand clothing. These structures take the form of wedges, columns and walls, typically weighing between five hundred pounds and two tons. Larger works are often site-responsive, creating discrete environments.

As clothing wears, fades, stains and stretches, it becomes an intimate record of our physical presence. It traces the edge of the body, defining the boundary between the self and the outside world...
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Approximate Size:
10-12' x 2' x 2' (H x W x D)
Second-hand clothing, wood and steel

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