The State of Things
January 12, 2021
Nora Ligorano and Marshall Reese began their Melted Away series in the garden of Jim Kempner Fine Art when they installed a scuture carved in ice of the word Democracy in March 2006 on the anniversary of the Iraq War.
During the process LigoranoReese filmed the transformation and editing the time lapse footage in its entirety.
The State of Things Remix is the artist updated version substituting Donald Trumps ellipsis speech during the certification of the Electoral College.