GAYE CHAN
OBJECTS
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Vanishing Point 2017
Acrylic and plaster on found porclein figurines, enamel on plexiglass, found mirror
31 x 31 x 31 in



Untitled 2009
found porclein doll part and bone
4.25 x 3.25 x 1.75 in





Whim 2001
found mouse and bird bones, burned handerchief
24 x 44 in



Home 2003
found fabric cemetery flowers, rabbit's foot, keys, soil
1.3 x 8 x 8.5 in
Home, KANSAS
Zip Code(s): 66438, population 140, 39º 50.5' N, 96º 31.3' W
Home, PENNSYLVANIA
Zip Code(s): 15747, population 80, 39º 51.6' N, 75º 58.5' W
Home, WASHINGTON
Zip Code(s): 98349, population 600, 47º 16.5' N, 122º 45.8' W



Brides - July and August 2009
Found paper ephemera, silver gelatin print, in wood frame
10.75 x 8.75 x .5 in




288 Photographs 1999
brass plaque, 288 found slides, glass and wood box
8 x 9 x 3 in


Jill 1997
embroidery on paper, headless japanese girls' day doll
17 x 21.25 x 9.5 in



Colony (Antfarm) 1997
found wood components, worm-eaten texts
15 x 26.5 x 2 in




Colony (Young Laundry) 1999
found wood components
11 x 17 x 1 in





That The Earth Is Round Has Been Proven (exploded pictorial view) 1995
toned gelatin silver print, acrylic on wood frames, glass, wooden & plastic rulers, iron brackets, wooden crutch, stainless steel music stand, wasp hives, paper, wood
80 x 112 x 22 in




Number One Son 1999
wood, fabric, plastic presidential heads
12 x 10.75 x 9.5 in




That The Earth Is Round Has Been Proven (frontal sectional view)1995
thread on found map of Oahu, wood hanger, nail, cotton embroidered 'Filipino' shirt
48 x 37 x 3.5 in




Keiko 1997
found 'Japanese' Girl's Day Doll, Text from Anatomy Book, Pins, Dictionary 18" x 9" x 9",





Passport 2 1998
passport photographs, ink and embroidery on found geological survey
20 x 132 in




Untitled 2003
found dictionary pages and frame
10.5 x 17 x 3 in




Untitled 2003
found dictionary pages and frame
10 x 19 x .75 in



Now and then I return to the language of things. Neither head nor tail.