Performative wood sculptures:
The sculpture is only complete when it is used by a body with which it then forms a body unit. The empty stool sculpture refers to a person who is
A guide to hole making and the art of queer living
Approx.: 23 cm x 16 cm x 1 cm and H 34 cm x L 44 cm x B 30 cm
Assies instead of selfies:
Persons should sit on this stool sculpture and make a photo trough the hole and give the foto in the book. In this way the book developes and becomes a collection of assies.
Mahagony, oak, larch, stone pine; oiled.
Seat height approx. 42 cm / 17 inch
Approx. 42 cm x 60 cm 41 cm / 17 inch x 24 inch x 24 inch
Performative wood sculpture: sculpture is only complete when it is used by a body with which it then forms a sound body unit.
Human body in the picture: Em Schwarzwald as sound body unit - wearing her works Balbale and Jumpsuit.
JAMES TIPTREE Jr.
Oak, larch, oil paint, pencil.
Seat height approx. 33 cm / 13 inch
Diameter approx. 28 cm / 11 inch
This stool sculpture is inspired by a stool that stood in the parental home - the so-called "African Room" - of James Tiptree Jr. aka Alice B. Sheldon. On the surface is inscribed a quotation from Sheldon's biographer, Julie Phillips, which reads: "Around this time, for reasons unknown, she also underwent removal of the uterus."
Stool-Sculpture made of solid oak and with a carefully hand-cut surface. Finished with several layers of tung oil.
Seat height approx. 45 cm / 18 inch
Approx. 40 cm x 44 cm x 85 cm / 16 inch x 17 inch x 34 inch