GLADLY WILL I SELL
FOR PROFIT,
DEAR MERCHANTS OF THE TOWN,
MY HAT
LADEN WITH SNOW

Dumbo Arts Center, New York
September 8 -November 6, 2011
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Layout of the exhibition completed in consultation with New York-based
internationally renowned Feng Shui master Pun Yin.

Opening Ikebana performance by Lily Pu.



Gladly Will I SEll For Profit, Dear Merchants of the Town, My Hat Laden With Snow

Bricks sourced from a local brick yard using the same
styles as the new constructions around the newly branded
DUMBO neighborhood of Brooklyn. Column painted gold
following the advice of Feng Shui master Pun Yin.

 

Gladly Will I SEll For Profit, Dear Merchants of the Town, My Hat Laden With Snow



Gladly Will I SEll For Profit, Dear Merchants of the Town, My Hat Laden With Snow



Gladly Will I SEll For Profit, Dear Merchants of the Town, My Hat Laden With Snow

4EAE.
Tombstone patents etched onto granite kitchen tiles. 2011
 

4EAE.  Tombstone patents etched onto granite kitchen tiles. 2011

4EAE.
Tombstone patents etched onto granite kitchen tiles. 2011  


4EAE. Tombstone patents etched onto granite kitchen tiles. 2011   

4EAE.
Tombstone patents etched onto granite kitchen tiles. 2011  


4EAE. Tombstone patents etched onto granite kitchen tiles. 2011  

4EAE.
Tombstone patents etched onto granite kitchen tiles. 2011  

 

"4EAE", "Lifestyle Traveling" and "Masters of Western Sculpure."

Installation view: "4EAE", "Life Style Traveling" and "Masters of Western Sculpture." 
Bricks sourced from a local brick yard using the same styles as the new
constructions around the newly branded DUMBO neighborhood of Brooklyn.

 

Life Style Traveling.  Acid free cotton rag paper burned by a laser with temporarily defaced wikipedia pages. 2011

Life Style Traveling.
Acid free cotton rag paper burned by a laser with temporarily defaced wikipedia pages. 2011

 

Life Style Traveling.  Acid free cotton rag paper burned by a laser with temporarily defaced wikipedia pages. 2011 011

Life Style Traveling.
Acid free cotton rag paper burned by a laser with temporarily defaced wikipedia pages. 2011  

 

Life Style Traveling.  Acid free cotton rag paper burned by a laser with temporarily defaced wikipedia pages. 2011

Life Style Traveling.
Acid free cotton rag paper burned by a laser with temporarily defaced wikipedia pages. 2011  

 

Life Style Traveling

Life Style Traveling.
Acid free cotton rag paper burned by a laser with temporarily defaced wikipedia pages. 2011

 

Life Style Traveling. Acid free cotton rag paper burned by a laser with temporarily defaced wikipedia pages. 2011  

Life Style Traveling.
Acid free cotton rag paper burned by a laser with temporarily defaced wikipedia pages. 2011  

 

Gold Transferred.  Brick of 50,000 shredded euros topped by Japanese golden poop. 2010

Gold Transferred.
Brick of 50,000 shredded euros topped by Japanese golden poop "good luck" charm. 2010  

 

Gold Transferred.  Brick of 50,000 shredded euros topped by Japanese golden poop. 2010

Gold Transferred.
Brick of 50,000 shredded euros topped by Japanese golden poop "good luck" charm. 2010

 

 5+5+5+5+5+5 = 5  5 Syrian Pounds + 5 Egyptian Pounds + 5 Saudi Arabian Riyal + 5 Nigerian Naira + 5 Singapore Dollar 5 + Myanmar Kyat = 5 Euro on 26 May 2011. 2011

10+10+10+10+10+10 = 10
Bangladeshi Taka + 10 Pakistani Rupees + 10 Saudi Arabian Riyal + 10 Chinese Yuan + 10 Bolivian Bolivianos +
10 Malaysian Ringgit = 10 US Dollars on 26 May 2011. 2011  

 

10+10+10+10+10+10 = 10  Bangladeshi Taka + 10 Pakistani Rupees + 10 Saudi Arabian Riyal + 10 Chinese Yuan + 10 Bolivian Bolivianos + 10 Malaysian Ringgit = 10 US Dollars on 26 May 2011. 2011

5+5+5+5+5+5 = 5
5 Syrian Pounds + 5 Egyptian Pounds + 5 Saudi Arabian Riyal + 5 Nigerian Naira +5 Singapore Dollar 5 +
Myanmar Kyat = 5 Euro on 26 May 2011. 2011

 

GLADLY WILL I SELL FOR PROFIT, DEAR MERCHANTS OF THE TOWN, MY HAT LADEN WITH SNOW



Installation view

 

Installation view

Installation view: "Do Not Build Any Homes Below This Point" and "MArch."

 

Future Monument.  Coral blue granite slab with sandblasted image of a wave. 2011  

Do Not Build Any Homes Below This Point.
Coral blue granite slab with sandblasted image of a wave. 2011

 

MArch.  Fragments found around demolition sites in Detroit and New York arranged and encased in extruded polystyrene foam. 2011  

MArch.
Fragments found around demolition sites in Detroit and New York
arranged and encased in extruded polystyrene foam. 2011

 

MArch.  Fragments found around demolition sites in Detroit and New York arranged and encased in extruded polystyrene foam. 2011  

MArch.
Fragments found around demolition sites in Detroit and New York
arranged and encased in extruded polystyrene foam. 2011

 

MArch.  Fragments found around demolition sites in Detroit and New York arranged and encased in extruded polystyrene foam. 2011  

MArch.
Fragments found around demolition sites in Detroit and New York
arranged and encased in extruded polystyrene foam. 2011

 

Marbles of Detroit. 

Marbles of Detroit.
Video still. 2011 

 

Installation view.  "Lords of the Capital."

Installation view. "Lords of the Capital."


Lords of the Capital.  Fine china engraved with chinese tang dynasty poems. 2011

Lords of the Capital.
Fine china engraved with chinese tang dynasty poems. 2011

 

Lords of the Capital. Fine china engraved with chinese tang dynasty poems. 2011  

Lords of the Capital.
Fine china engraved with chinese tang dynasty poems. 2011  

 

Lords of the Capital.  Fine china engraved with chinese tang dynasty poems. 2011

Lords of the Capital.
Fine china engraved with chinese tang dynasty poems. 2011  

 

Lords of Capital.

Lords of the Capital.
Fine china engraved with chinese tang dynasty poems. 2011  

 

Lords of the Capital.  Fine china engraved with chinese tang dynasty poems. 2011  

Lords of the Capital.
Fine china engraved with chinese tang dynasty poems. 2011  

 

Lords of the Capital. Fine china engraved with chinese tang dynasty poems. 2011  

Lords of the Capital.
Fine china engraved with chinese tang dynasty poems. 2011  

 

Titles Unknown.  Acid free cotton rag paper burned by a laser with images of data errors. 2011

Titles Unknown.
Acid free cotton rag paper burned by a laser with images of data errors. 2011
 

 

Masters of Western Sculpure.  Brick and printed page. 2011

Masters of Western Sculpture.
Brick and printed page. 2011  

 

Masters of Western Sculpure. Brick and printed page. 2011

Masters of Western Sculpture.
Brick and printed page. 2011  

 

Masters of Western Sculpure. Brick and printed page. 2011

Masters of Western Sculpture.
Brick and printed page. 2011

 

Masters of Western Sculpure. Brick and printed page. 2011

Masters of Western Sculpture.
Brick and printed page. 2011

 

Masters of Western Sculpure. Brick and printed page. 2011

Masters of Western Sculpture.
Brick and printed page. 2011

 

Masters of Western Sculpure. Brick and printed page. 2011

Masters of Western Sculpture.
Brick and printed page. 2011