Portable Memorial Garden
found and donated artificial flowers, candles and candleholders; cast-off suitcase, wire, hardware, glue
40" x 30 x 10"
Using flowers, wreaths, suitcases and what we think of as transient and disposable, these complicated objects suggest acts of self-insertion: what do we carry in a suitcase? What is our baggage? And what do we celebrate or mourn?