66.75 in. x 47.5 in.
mixed media: wood, paint, cloth, screws, metal t–braces,
engraving, cloth, nails, copper caps, on wood.
©Maureen Kelleher 2008
Detail image with engraved text. Back to gallery 2
Engraved text on the outside of the frame:
- Outside Forces
- 82nd Airborne
- Ab Ovo Division
- The Charge Up San Juan Cervical Hill
- Barry White’s greatest hits, oh baby baby
- Delta Force Fallopian Tubes
Engraved text inside the frame:
- Latent Eggs / Latent Lives
- Leopard eggs / Space alien babies
- The ones that didn’t take / The ones that did
- Ovum possibilities / Ovum infinitum
- We are the potential world / Low carb nation
- Hard boiled / Ovum continuum
- Some of you will get legs / Some of you will slough away / Some of
you will come out of this alive.
Artist’s note: The eggs! The sperm! The barriers that stand between
them! And what made my egg so special that I turned into a zygote
and then turned into a human being? Why didn’t I end up my sister?
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