magic

darts

invisible projectile

for good or evil

this barrier of protection

or cause of illness and death

stored in the back of the throat

2018

shaman

skin

leather, twine, laser-cut poem

2018

arm·

ored

 

12 suits of armor (cast isomalt,

food dye, fasteners),

12 stands (oak, screws)

 

2013

exposed 

[18 lbs]

gelatin bricks, windows, duration: 28 days

 

2012

grand·

father

 

wood, detritus, iv tubing,

sutures, burnt plastic

 

2012

coup·

ling

 

found balusters, iv tubing

 

2012

THE

ONLY

WAY IN

installation including plastic,

iv tubing, sutures, staples, recorded sound

 

2011

 IS THE

ONLY

WAY OUT

73’23”

[4,380 tolls silenced by sugar]

performance relics, 2011

© 2020 Monica Lynn Manoski photos courtesy Ashley L. Wood, Suje Garcia, Linda Pagani, Samara Pearlstein