Monday, February 06, 2006

It's about man's inhumanity to man

We've discovered that Aizay will be a very talented artist. While he has dabbled in pen and crayon, his most satisfying work has been creating ephemeral sculptures out of shoes.



Shoe Arc of Ennui
(2006)
Aiden X. Etler
Leather, plastic, rubber, bits of dead foot skin, cloth
Artist's statement: "There is a rhythm to life; events alternate with each other--we get up, we nurse, we have a waffle with peanut butter, etcetera. And the next day it happens all over again, with only minor variations."




Portrait of the artist while constructing his seminal work, Breakfast at Footlocker (2006)

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