"Elsewhere is a negative mirror. The traveler recognizes the little that is his, discovering the much he has not had and will never have". -ITALIO CALVINO, INVISIBLE CITIES
The vastness of space, the immensity of time - all of these things come into focus at the foot of these natural monoliths.
Photographs taken in West Texas on various road trips to Marfa beginning in 2011.
SURFACE. TEXTURE. TOPOGRAPHY. The pristine dunes at White Sands were the inspiration for the art installation made entirely via lasercutter.
The ruins of modernity are vastly different from the ruins of ancient civilizations. Globally, we have pursued design that is ephemeral rather than eternal. As this paradigm shifts we begin to see a new kind of architecture, art and design emerge with conceptually oriented goals that supersede traditional standards of craft and detail.