Floatboard

Floatboard

 

Title: Floatboard
Place/Time: 2016
Coastal Oregon Artist-In-Residence in Astoria, Oregon (Recology Western Oregon Artist-In-Resident)

Size: 31″ x 26″ x 9’5″
Materials: sailboard, child carrier bike trailer frame and quick release wheels, walker, paddles, houseboards, tennis ball

Details (condensed):
Floatboard has quick release wheels in which to navigate either land or water. The metal structure from a walker (mobility aide) provides kneel-assist and also the paddles/poles as tools in which to roll or float. Floatboard explores what it is like to live in an area of tides and tsunamis in which land is sometimes land and sometimes water.

Details (expanded):
text coming soon