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Document of a Work In Progress: Tarpaper Monument (working title)
Video
11:23
February 2021

This is short film that documents a work in progress. The column of tarpaper that appears here is the product of four weeks of work. It comprises 6 rolls of tarpaper (2,592 square feet). It weighs 220 lbs. It is half-finished. When completed it will be transported to a number of sites across the United States where it will be installed, photographed, and then dismantled.