Chloe Scheffe
Design, illustration, etc.

Traces of Absent Things
Index of Slowed Decay

11 x 14.375" (5 pages)

Flattening of time. Sequence as single frame[1]. Opposing forces forced together; artificial versus organic; stillness against change (decay)[2]. Paradoxical gesture.

1 What is the value of an index that is different each time it is accessed?

2 Rot, specimen selection nod to tradition of vanitas painting.