Traces of Absent Things
Index of Slowed Decay
11 x 14.375" (5 pages)
Flattening of time. Sequence as single frame. Opposing forces forced together; artificial versus organic; stillness against change (decay). 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.