The Disappearer, 2011
Dockweiller Beach and LAX
Los Angeles, CA
The Disappearer was an excessively laborious, haphazard sculpture construction, installed at the hypothetical line between a tsunami danger zone and a safety zone near Dockweiler Beach. This “fort” found itself literally falling apart, in a constant state of entropy, its imagery borne of local infrastructure dissolving into the ethereal abandon of the sea.
A second iteration of this work involved an experimental performance of alien character who would inhabit this fort. It was enacted throughout the awkward, pedestrian-unfriendly landscaped areas of LAX airport; the documentation was compiled in an equally haphazard imovie music video.
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