FOUL-MOUTHED BABY PARROT

video

Video, toy parrot, 6 sec., 2008.

CENSORED

Printed text version with 7 dirty words blocked out, of Carlin routine played on Pacifica radio station that led to Supreme court case reaffirming broadcast censorship right, 12 in. x 18 in., 2008.

SECRET CODE/HIDDEN WORDS ABACUS PUZZLER

Viewer re-positionable fabric-covered plastic eggs, painted wood frame, acrylic rods, 22 in. x 60 in., 2008.

CHINESE STREET ART

Calligraphy by Times Square street artisan Sun, commisioned by the artist. Ink on posterboard. 65 in. x 31 in., 2008.

COLOR-CODED ANAGRAM PUZZLER

Photoshop image, 2008.

TEXT RIFTS


video

Video, 3 min. 38 sec. portion of 10 min. 40 sec. audio segment of Carlin HBO monologue, 2008.

SEARCH AT YOUR RISK

Colored EVA foam letters, glue, canvas. 13 in. x 18 in. x 1 in., 2008.

PIXELLATIONS

Mixed Media, 90 in. x 70 in. x 3 in., Plastic eggs, christmas lights, wire. Nine 22 in. x 28 in. x 3 in. canvases, 2006.

HEIROGLYPH TOTEM



Heat-fused plastic beads, 7 viewer re-positionable pieces, 7 in. x 9 in. x 3 in. on 10 in. x 40 in. rack with 7 shelves. 2008.

EYE TEST # 1

Morse code, Photoshop-altered standard Snellen Chart. 11 in. x 22 in., 2008.


EYE TEST # 2

American sign language, Photoshop-altered standard Snellen Chart. 11 in. x 22 in., 2008.

EYE TEST # 3:

English letters, Photoshop-altered standard Snellen Chart. 11 in. x 22 in., 2008.

SEVEN WORDS YOU CAN'T SAY IN A (NEW YORKER) CARTOON

Photoshop-altered image, Roz Chast cartoon, New Yorker, 18 in. x 12 in., July 2008.

SPACED-OUT DINGLE DANGLES

Heat-fused colored plastic beads, 7 pieces hung from monofilament, 6 to 14 in. wide by 3 in. high, 2008.

IN THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER

Photoshop-altered image of appropriated web photo, 11 in. x 14 in., 2008.

42 LETTERS TO PLAY WITH

Forty-two viewer re-positionable magnetic colored plastic letters on painted steel. 3 examples of unlimited arrangements, 22 in. x 17 in. x 1/4 in., 2008.

DIRTY BOOK

video

Video, 1 min., simulation of 44 page book, 5 in. x 8 in., 2008.

COLLAGE OF COLLAGES # 1

Photo poster collage of 7 dirty word poster collages of artist-created unified fonts from various materials, component photos various sizes in 4 by 6 aspect ratio, 2008.

TIME RECKONING

Photoshop-altered print of a calendar-creating utility downloaded from the web, 2008.

THE TEN

Photoshop-altered image of appropriated web photo, 5 in. x 5 in., 2008.

SPEED READ

video

Video, 3 min.15 sec., Text version of Carlin routine sold as cell phone ringtone, 2008.

UPSIDE DOWN CROSSWORD

Wooden letter tiles glued to clear plastic playfield, backed by official printed Scrabble grid on paper on 360 degree rotating plastic base. 15 in. x 15 in. x 3 in., 2008.

CAMOUFLAGED

video

Video, 29 sec., 2008.

NOW YOU SEE IT, NOW YOU DON'T

video

Video of effect, invisible ink on canvas, motion-activated ultraviolet light source, 12 in. x 18 in., 2008.

HOT LIPS

video

Video, 19 sec., 2005.

AND THE WINNER IS . . . FUCK!

Seven words sized in proportion to the number of googled web page hits, 2 in. x 17 in., 2008.

SHIT HAPPENS


Custom made toilet paper roll, 4 in. x 4 in. x 6 in., 2008.

PROFANITY # 2

video

Video, 15 sec., of battery-operated hand-held fan, programmable LED text, 2nd of 7--one for each dirty word, 2 in. x 3 in. x 5 in., 2008.

FUCK LOVE/LOVE FUCK

Photoshop-altered image of Robert Indiana painting, 12 in. x 12 in., 2008.

ABACUS CUNT PUZZLE

Puzzle: moveable plastic eggs, fabric, painted wood frame, painted wood rods. 10 in. x 38 in. x 3 in., 2008. Puzzle solution: moveable plastic eggs, fabric, painted wood frame, painted wood rods. 10 in. x 38 in. x 3 in., 2008.

HOLLYWOOD COCKSUCKER

Photoshop-altered photo of web-found Hollywood sign photo. 9 in. x 12 in., 2008.

BAD MOTHERFUCKER

Imprinted leather wallet purchased on the internet, 4 in. x 3 in. x 1 in., 2008.

TABULA RASA DOODLER

Magnetic re-eraseable toy doodle board, artist-made letter stamps (T, I, S), magnetic doodle pen. Viewer interactive. 4 examples of unlimited designs/drawings. 16 in. x 12 in. x 2 in., 2008.

4-LETTER WORD # 1

Mixed Media 24 in. x 30 in., Plastic eggs, fabric, wire, hot melt glue, on painted canvas., 2006.

EPITATH

Carlin's Filthy Folder collection--words by category sent to him by fans, 20 in. x 30 in., 2008.

REST IN . . . PEACE BROTHER

video

Video of artist font made from artificial flowers, 43 sec., 2008.