Margaret Lee

It’s not that I’m not taking (this) seriously

October 13 - November 13, 2016

Installation view of Its not that I'm not taking (this) seriously

Installation view of Its not that I'm not taking (this) seriously

Installation view of Its not that I'm not taking (this) seriously

Installation view of Its not that I'm not taking (this) seriously

Fountain (this is how it goes) #1, 2016, edition of 3

Paint cans, brushes, ladder, hose, power cord, running water, concrete

Concrete base: 50 x 50 x 8 inches

Overall: 50 x 50 x 40.5 inches 

10 Gallon Hat (and the hole) #1, 2016, edition of 3

Beaver felt and polished stainless steel

Hat: 12.5 x 16 x 14 inches

Stainless steel pipe: 2 x 11 x 2 inches

Sprayed white pedestal: 12 x 12 x 40 inches

10 Gallon Hat (and the hole) #1 (detail), 2016, edition of 3

Beaver felt and polished stainless steel

Hat: 12.5 x 16 x 14 inches

Stainless steel pipe: 2 x 11 x 2 inches

Sprayed white pedestal: 12 x 12 x 40 inches

12 Bananas (strung up) #1, 2016, edition of 3

MDF, pine, casters, plaster, acrylic paint, rope

Wall: 56 x 4 x 84 inches, .5 inches MDF

Bananas: 29 inches each (12)

12 Bananas (strung up) #1 (detail), 2016, edition of 3

MDF, pine, casters, plaster, acrylic paint, rope

Wall: 56 x 4 x 84 inches, .5 inches MDF

Bananas: 29 inches each (12)

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It’s not that I’m not taking (this) seriously but I am most definitely looking for other options or should I say maybe an out. Who knew cracking the nut would be so hard when for so long I thought the pressure valve was there just for show. A viable option for some but I’ve been trained not to touch. Let’s see what happens with the release. Would you want that in your house?