April – July 25 2015, 1700 L St. NW Washington DC,
8′ h x 12′ l x 8′ w . plywood + 3′ x 3′ blue square
Inspired and modeled after Early Bird, the first geosynchronous satellite launched into orbit in 1965. Sculpture was built in a vacant downtown storefront and coincided with collaborative event programing that ranged from weekly Lunch sessions to readings, performance, video events, and waffle breakfast.
Workingman Collective would like to thank the creative contributions of Chris Mason and Marshall Reese, Tom Mandel, Casey Smith, REVOLVE, Colby Caldwell, Blk w/Bear, Bernard Welt, Sean Watkins, Sue Wrbican, Marc Ganzglass, James Huckenpahler, Kate Plourde, Justin Plakas, Anne Smith. Thank you to our gallery Hemphill Fine Arts and the Lenkin Company for their support.