September 17, 2017

ALEX'S THING 1980
ALEX’S THING 1980

ALEX’S THING 1980 is a composite panoramic analog photo collage, printed as a contact sheet from color negatives onto chromogenic paper. Alex’s ‘Thing’ was a 30 foot long pillow created as an art project by the late, great Alex Bonziglia. Extending the full length in each 360 degree panel, using long exposures – you can see me clutching a bulb shutter and looking at wristwatch for time.  Photographed in our apartment in the East Village on 6th between A and B, in early bohemian art punk splendor: The cushionless sofa dragged in from the street, Television’s ‘Adventure’ in red vinyl on the turntable, bizarre art-damaged accoutrements hanging everywhere….