chair
2014
stair lift
114 x 42 x 37 inches
A stair-lift is a mechanical device for lifting people up and down stairs. I found the old stair-lift from a local craigslist in Denver that had been used repetitively in someone’s household for 30 years and installed it on the gallery wall. By installing it vertically, I intended to highlight functionality and reliability of the machine that had imposed as a totem through 30 years of personal use, like a cross, a religious instrument used in daily worship in church and household