Medium: backlit cardboard wall sculpture, digital video projection
Dimensions: 2.5' x 3.75' x .5'
Runtime: 03:07 loop
Verdigris examines the effects of westward expansion on the Verdigris River in Oklahoma. Using archival footage of canal construction, field recordings, and imagery from western films, this wall multi-media wall sculpture responds to cultural depictions of manifest destiny, land use, and self-destruction.