Archival Structure Two [Version Two]

2008, Minnesota 3D Biennial


Archival Structure Two was divided back into it’s forty-five separate triangular boxes and distributed to a variety of "conservators/collaborators" who each agreed to keep a box, study it and its contents, and make an artwork based on this study. The results of this process were assembled to create this installation.


Archival Structure Two [Version Two] – View Southeast, Detail

Mixed Media. Dimensions Variable. 2008.

The southwest corner of the installation, featuring "What’s Mine Is Yours" by Amy Olson. Mixed Media, Dimensions variable. 2007. This work incorporates every item out of Amy’s conserved box, strung on a homemade clothesline. Above this work is a photocopy of the original templates for the boxes, blown up 10x from a plan [by Doug Zongker] found on the internet. Below are the two prototypes from the original installation. To the right is a CD of an original song by Nathan Tolzmann entitled Voice of Reason.