Interdisciplinary. Community. Advocacy. Humor.
Children Are Not Bulletproof
Two pins (suitable for wearing) and three wall mount elements.
Constructed primarily from recycled tin containers. Details include brass, 14k. Gold filled wire, vintage plastic and red satin ribbon.
INSTALLATION: 64.25" height installed (Ribbon is actually longer but rests on the floor) x 4" width x 2.25" depth.
This wall piece is available for purchase or exhibition.
Retail price: $3950
Alluring from a distance.
Red ribbon cascades down, falling to the floor.
Radiating lines; walk closer.
Letters become words.
"Children are not Bulletproof"
Step back, turn away. How can flowing, red blood be beautiful?
We can not step back from the issues of gun violence.
We can not turn around and forget that innocent children are killed by guns every day.
Their blood falls to the floor.