Copyright © 2011 - 2015, Walker Thisted

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Site: compilation of issues of the newspaper Le Temps from the year 1880 and death of Gustav Flaubert on May 8th, 1880
Medium: wood, glass, paper, fabric, book
Date: Fall 2013
Description: These works investigate the extent to which the archive is valuable or rubbish. Each work offers a formal device that re-invests energy in long dormant artifacts in order to create a minimal monument capable of stirring the imagination of one who encounters it.

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