Paul Davies - Small Humans Series

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Small Human Tidying Up the Planet, 2003
18x24x14
wooden stump, epoxy resin, electrical outlet, 3 LCD video screen, video
interactive sculpture; a small video screen may be plugged into the yellow electrical outlet; content of the video is a loop of the artist cutting a tree down with a chainsaw
Small Human Tidying Up the Planet
video screen plugged into outlet
Small Human Tidying Up the Planet
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Small Human Tidying Up the Planet
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Small Humans Building Their Destruction, 2003
49x70
digital print, electrical outlets(8), 3 LCD video screen, videos (8)
interactive sculpture; a small video screen may be plugged into the 8 yellow electrical outlets; content of the videos are loops of the artist performing various construction tasks such as welding, sawing wood, or eating a sandwich on lunch break

 
Small Humans Building Their Destruction
video screen plugged into one of the outlets
Small Humans Building Their Destruction
detail

 
Small Human Chipping Away At God, 2003
45x15x15
foam, plaster, enamel paint, polyurethane, electrical outlet, 3 LCD video screen, video
interactive sculpture; a small video screen may be plugged into the yellow electrical outlet; content of the video is a loop of the artist wearing bio-hazard clothing (full mask, respirator, etc) trapped in a white hallway
Small Human Chipping Away At God
video screen plugged into outlet
Small Human Chipping Away At God
detail
Small Humans Enjoying Freedom, 2003
96x36
digital print, electrical outlets(6), 3 LCD video screen, videos (6)
interactive sculpture; a small video screen may be plugged into the 8 yellow electrical outlets; content of the videos are loops of the artist being shot in mall parking lots, gas stations, etc

 
Small Humans Enjoying Freedom
video screen plugged into one of the outlets
Small Humans Enjoying Freedom
detail
Small Humans Enjoying Freedom
detail showing video screen plug
Small Humans Enjoying Freedom
detail showing video screen plug
Small Human Not Having Sex, 2003
42x72x30
foam, plaster, enamel paint, polyurethane, electrical outlet, 3 LCD video screen, video
interactive sculpture; a small video screen may be plugged into the yellow electrical outlet; content of the video is a loop of the artist wearing a full body black PVC outfit (including mask) and eating breakfast cereal (Captain Crunch)

 
Small Human Not Having Sex
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