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Plate Series | Ink and graphite on collaged ocean and land maps.

Plate 1 and Plate 2 are a powerful testament to the Earth’s fragility and its endurance. Can we rescue it from ourselves? - Suzette McAvoy | Essay written for Hawk and Handsaw

Rankin has crumpled tiny squares of ocean maps, overlapped them, glued them together and coated them with opaque ink and graphite, slowly obliterating the information on the maps, replacing it with accretions that echo the texture of the land.- Deborah Weisgall | Essay written for Overview

Plate 1
ink and graphite on ocean maps
7" x 7"
2016
Plate 1 (detail)
ink and graphite on ocean maps
7" x 7"
2016
Plate 2
ink and graphite on ocean maps
16" x 16"
2016
Plate 2 (detail)
ink and graphite on ocean maps
16" x 16"
2016