Not Seeing Is a Flower


ADHESIVE MURAL, 4.7 x 39 FT
San Diego International Airport (2018)



SITE-SPECIFIC INSTALLATION EMPLOYS FLORIOGRAPHY, A FORM OF CRYPTOGRAPHIC COMMUNICATION HISTORICALLY USED AS A MEANS TO COMMUNICATE MESSAGES OTHERWISE DIFFICULT TO SPEAK ALOUD. EACH FLOWER IN THE COMPOSITION HAS A RELATIONSHIP TO COUNTRIES AFFECTED BY THE MUSLIM TRAVEL BAN. INCLUDES OFFICIAL NATIONAL FLOWERS, CEREMONIAL BOUQUETS, NATIVE PLANTS AND IMAGES APPROPRIATED FROM COLONIAL-ERA POSTAGE STAMPS. 



︎ SAN DIEGO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ARTS PROGRAM