Maids in a Row
1984
Window installation at Art in Form Bookstore, Seattle

"Thirty empty cast latex flower pots arrayed on a mound dirt represented the lost potential of the murdered women. A neon sign above read “Maids in a Row, Pretty as a Picture,” from a nursery rhyme, fusing innocence and terror”.

Lucy R. Lippard, "Sliding Into Place", 1998 

Flower pots: roplex, latex on gauze, dirt, 16’ x 9’ overall
Neon: 8’ W x 3’ H
Window installation at Art in Form Bookstore, Seattle
Photo credits: John Stamets

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