© 2018 Graham Carroll

Verdigris (2018)

Year: 2018

Medium: backlit cardboard wall sculpture, digital video projection

Dimensions: 2.5' x 3.75' x .5'

Runtime: 03:07 loop

Audio: Silent

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.