"Fence Posts" 1987
"Fence Posts" 1987

Color photographs stapled to sharpened wooden posts, hanging from chains Each post 60" height (152.4cm) Collection: Bil Ehrlich, New York photo by Malcolm Varon, NYC

Construction work was the transparency for the construction of Work. On-site activity became a parallel for studio work. Building buildings is indeed a sculptural industry. The promise of urban development is a supposed positive —a Futurism of employ and economic progress.

 



 

WORK

"Sign-post" 1987
"Sign-post" 1987

Installation at Metro Pictures Gallery, New York Color photographs of construction signs laminated to canvas, stuffed with sand, wood beam, yellow paint height 144 inches (365.7cm)

"Sand-bag" 1987
"Sand-bag" 1987

Installation at Metro Pictures Gallery, New York Color photograph laminated to canvas, stuffed with sand 37" x 28" x 12 inches

"Scaf-fold" 1987
"Scaf-fold" 1987

Installation at Metro Pictures Gallery, New York Color photograph sliced into two parts, with heavy-duty plastic sheeting screwed to plywood, wood beams, cart wheels, chained together. 36" x 44.8" x 31.8 inches 91.5cm x 114cm x 81cm Collection: Anne Livet

"No bills" 1987
"No bills" 1987

Color photograph stapled to plywood board 60" x 40 inches 152.4cm x 101.6cm

"Work" review
"Work" review

C Magazine review by Vikky Alexander of the "Work" exhibition at Cable Gallery, New York Fall Issue, 1987 pg 59

"Scaf-fold" rear view
"Scaf-fold" rear view

Installation at The Power Plant, Toronto Color photograph sliced into two parts, with heavy-duty plastic sheeting screwed to plywood, wood beams, cart wheels, chained together. 36" x 44.8" x 31.8 inches 91.5cm x 114cm x 81cm Collection: Anne Livet

"Fence Posts" 1987
"Fence Posts" 1987

Color photographs stapled to sharpened wooden posts, hanging from chains Each post 60" height (152.4cm) Collection: Bil Ehrlich, New York

"Condo '87" 1987
"Condo '87" 1987

Color mural photographs, laminated and sliced into strips, velcro, cement blocks Dimensions variable: approx 48" x 100" x 45 inches /122cm x 254cm x 114cm NOTE: this work no longer exists as it has been disowned and disavowed by the artist under power of copyright.

"Site" 1987
"Site" 1987

Color Duratrans, wire screen, plywood board, hanging from chains 60" x 40 inches 152.4cm x 101.6cm

"Site" 1987
"Site" 1987

Color Duratrans, wire screen, plywood board, hanging from chains 60" x 40 inches 152.4cm x 101.6cm

"Site" 1987
"Site" 1987

Color Duratrans, wire screen, plywood board, hanging from chains 60" x 40 inches 152.4cm x 101.6cm

"Site" 1987
"Site" 1987

Color Duratrans, wire screen, plywood board, hanging from chains 60" x 40 inches 152.4cm x 101.6cm

"Site" 1987
"Site" 1987

Color Duratrans, wire screen, plywood board, hanging from chains 60" x 40 inches 152.4cm x 101.6cm

Cable advert
Cable advert

FILE Megazine / Spring 1987

"WORK" announcement card (detail) for exhibition at Cable Gallery, NY Spring 1987

"Work" installation view
"Work" installation view

Installation view of the "Work" solo exhibition at Cable Gallery, New York, showing "No Bills" and "Site"s and "Fence-posts" surrounding the "Condo '87" site in the middle. All works 1987