Codes and Traces
with Gerd Maul, Scientist, Wistar Institute
University City Science Center, 1995
An exhibition of beach photographs of 'found images' in the sand by Gerd Maul, and sculpture inspired by the poetry of A.R. Ammons. All poems from The Selected Poems, 1951-1977, published by W. W. Norton and Company, used with permission of A. R. Ammons. Titles are shared with specific poems of the same name.
I said I will find what is lowly
Silkscreen on sandpaper, Cadillac seatbelt buckle, edition of three
Perpherially the ocean
Bathtub, carved wooden boats, electron microscope images
Taking root in windy sand
Assembled glass electron microscope negatives (photographed by Gerd Maul)
Test tubes, cast soap hands
Cast plant specimen, sandpaper, envelope
Custom watch face.
In memorium, for an enthusiastic collaborator and kindred spirit in a passion for both art and science: