Nicholas Fraser

Extra Limb

 

seaweed wrapped foam texts

8' x 14' each wall

2011

 

A site specific installation in a former munitions warehouse, each seaweed wrapped letter subtly shifts form with temperature and humidity changes.

 

The text imagines discovering an extra limb and trying to figure out its purpose, a metaphor for the re-purposing of the island into a public space.

Extra Limb

seaweed wrapped foam texts, 8' x 14' each wall, 2011

 

A site specific installation in a former munitions warehouse, each seaweed wrapped letter subtly shifts form with temperature and humidity changes.

 

The text imagines discovering an extra limb and trying to figure out its purpose, a metaphor for the re-purposing of the island into a public space.