Cement remote control by Ann Schnake

Cement remote control by Ann Schnake

By Ann Schnake

 

Cement remote control

Cast Cement

 3 x 7 inches

2016

 

A life size cement tv remote control is debris from a future carbonized world. Cement, first made with lime and volcanic ash from Mount Vesuvius during the Roman empire was the fixative that froze the ancient city of Pompeii, Italy in 79 AD, nearly two thousand years ago. Pompeii’s citizens anticipated the Vesuvian eruption but did not respond to it’s devastating power and potential consequences. 

 

Accompanied by a booklet Passport to Another Time.

Can be purchased with wires and light bulbs for $100 — contact artist

 

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    $30.00Price