Jason Lewis Clay
Exhibition: EAF11: 2011 Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition, 2011
Black Tide Tower, 2011
16 gallon steel barrel, enamel
216" x 14.25"
Multiple five-gallon oil drums are stacked to form a rising dark tower. Closer examination reveals delicate silver etchings of medieval knights either on horse back or with weapon in hand, spiraling around the tower in a manner similar to the Roman Trajan Column.