Casting In/Casting Out
Description of project
Installation in vacant lot next to gallery/residency 1 Shanthi Road, Bangalore, India. Consists of 180 kilos of plaster cast into found plastic packaging-some of which was brought from Sweden, some found on site. The "archeological site" displays examples of some of the castings. Site was partially cleaned with help of neighbourhood inhabitants, and trash can be burned in the main sculpture. Work remains to gradually disintegrate or be covered by accumulating trash.
Type of work
Site-specific sculpture installation
1 Shanthi Road gallery/residency, Bangalore India
Link to web site
Articles in The Bangalore Mirror (April 7) Deccan Herald and Bangalore Time-Out (April) available on my website www.lesliejohnson.info/newsite Pdf with images