Perennial, 1996

fresh pink chrysanthemums, water, mirror-polished stainless steel, 7/8 x 42 in. / 2 x 107 cm.

The work must always look the same; when the flowers exhibit signs of decay, they must be replaced with the same type and number of chrysanthemums. You can see your reflection in the mirror finish of the stainless steel container as you are changing the flowers, but the flowers soon take over.




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