The Descent of Man

I'm finally posting some images from my most recent collaborative installation, "The Descent of Man."  As I mentioned in previous posts, I have had a recent fascination with furniture and in particular, chairs.  Working in conjunction with my insanely creative (and daring!) husband Erik, we were able to construct an installation involving 7 chairs, some of which were suspended from a 16 foot high cable.  Here's how the installation went down:

 

 

 

Something we hadn't even anticipated was how they would move with the wind!  So I tried to get some of them to stop spinning in order to get clear images.  But we enjoyed the movement of the installation - it added a whole new layer to the piece!

 

 

 

 

And here are a few highlights of the final installation: