Revenant Archives / That Evil Mess / Fictocritic at Large
Murder Chair with Ghoul Hands (for Dick Smith)
Death and Modernism = craft felt, school glue, knock off mid-century modern moulded chair.
The found yearbook of a disenchanted middle school boy. No alterations made aside from cropping.
Sounding the Sentinels
Plaster dogs are cast alongside dirt taken from locations of historical poltergeist cases in Ontario, Canada and San Pedro, California. The dogs are then exposed over the course of several weeks to the sounds of field recordings captured during historic poltergeist cases. I am trying to encourage, if not create a haunting, of sorts.
And Now We See That We Are Stars
“My name,” Paolo Soleri tells us, literally means “You are the sun.” “In Italy,” he continues, “we are all the sun. We are all the sons of the sun," and in Arizona, the sun is sometimes all there is. An ongoing body of work to support writing on the visionary architecture of Arcosanti and Cosanti, dwellings among American Deserta.
Photos by Esoteric Survey and Kristen Gallerneaux.