Created for the Gowanus Night Heron: Case Study exhibition, this piece will be on view during Gowanus Open Studios 2021 at Makeville Studio, 125 8th St, Brooklyn.
On a full length walk of Gowanus, one finds many treasures strewn about, left to rust, rot or wash away. From this industrial mat sprouts an improbable shock of colorful wildflower, bound to velvet night by a mylar wind. Suspended between are marine dreams of the great schools returning, lured and caught by surfaces brightly painted.
found objects, locally sourced native wildflowers, velvet board, mylar