Monday, May 18, 2009

Virginia A. Spiegel

Joe Working (In An Election Year ) #2

Joe Working (In An Election Year) # 2 and # 3
Virginia A. Spiegel, Byron, Illinois

The irony of a blue collar worker's son wearing out his "work" shirts
through using a computer mouse drove the creation of this artwork. The
”mending” of the holes and the red, white, and blue palette speak to the
delicate peace maintained in our household despite two very different
political views.

Worn blue cotton shirt with buttons and labels. Torn,collaged, sewn, mended,

Joe Working (In An Election Year) #3

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