If anyone deserves to take me into custody, it’s Deb. But how do I tell her what I am?
Statues are often idealized works of art. They are ideological, political or religious representations and attempt to turn their subjects into fascinating, eternal figures. Even when erected to keep alive the memory of a single person, a statue that lasts many generations will eventually establish itself as a symbol for the community.
Statues are even more influential when they are monumental. An edifice can be said to be monumental when it is unusual, extraordinary and physically imposing. It has to be abnormal — as exceptional as the political or religious power itself — and also inseparable from its symbolic aspects.
The series “Colosses” is a study of the landscapes that embrace monumental commemorative statues.
SoP | Scale of Environments
Okay, so… remember when you had cancer? Okay, well, we all thought you were gonna’ die. And one night you got really drunk and we almost had sex and right before you passed out you told me Mallory had convinced you to freeze a bunch of your sperm at Dr. Feldman’s office. And I was like ‘hah, weird’! And then you didn’t die. And then a few years went by and I started thinking about having a baby and I was single. And all the other stuff aside, physically, you’re an amazing human being. And all the other other stuff aside, I do actually love you. And so here’s this viable sample just sitting there at Dr. Feldman’s, whose security system is a JOKE, by the way. And I guess it maybe wasn’t the most ethical thing I’ve ever done in my entire life buuuuuuut…