Tar Pit, 2019
Iron cast heirlooms, tar, drain
Iron casts of Dad’s umbrella, two of his pill bottles, and a brick from a torn-down foundry his family used to own, sit in a pool of tar oozing from a drain. Along with these heirlooms, dust and debris are caught in the tar’s surface. What do we inherit? What do we leave behind? And what choices do we have?