project3-1
  • Buttons

    2010
    3” x 2” customized buttons, 30” x 34” x 34” card table

    These buttons reflect on the various political groups and ephemera, notably buttons, that were distributed during the activist movements in the 1970s. Referencing concert posters and slogan flyers alike, these two word phrases are fragments from speeches, battle cries, advertisements, and Octavia Butler themes of speculation. One can choose their favorite “mini-poster” much like any collection of buttons, referring to a selection of alliances and shared goals among many people of that period and now. (total of 9)

    Press Release (PDF)
    Detailed Essay on Four-Platform Project (PDF)