Thanks to A Strange Object for commissioning this project in 2013; I'm so glad Storefront Property is in the public sphere now. Though this project was a curiosity and a bit of a detour from my usual interests, it was a blast to make. I was excited to see these images after my week on the Prada Marfa's stoop came to an end; I feel they captured the special and strange so often available in this region and in Marfa.
Each year, The Smither Family Cousins exchange Christmas ornaments. Mine for my cousin Shannon is disastrously late, but will be in the mail soon. The constellation Orion with the comet Lovejoy, all stars aligned and represented according to Lovejoy's location in the sky a few days ago. Happy belated holidays from Earth!
Located in Odessa, TX on the University of Texas Permian Basin campus, this amusing and questionably fabricated replica of Stonehenge. It smells dizzyingly like oil refineries walking around this monument to human legacy. #achievment #landart? #nah