Watertight 7.5" x 4" x 5", plaster, 2014. installation view: Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago IL photography by Kathryn Trumbull Fimreite  For Kathryn Trumbull Fimreite's The Pram Invitational Endeavor at the Hyde Park Art Center, Jesus Mejia and Ruth cast small boats of plaster, made by the hands of the artists.  The purpose of the prams, as Fimreite expressed in her invitation to artists, is to create "small, utilitarian boats known for their workhorse efficiency—to symbolize a life experience. The resulting fleet becomes a tangible metaphor for community."  more info:  http://ktfworks.com    

Watertight
7.5" x 4" x 5", plaster, 2014.
installation view: Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago IL
photography by Kathryn Trumbull Fimreite

For Kathryn Trumbull Fimreite's The Pram Invitational Endeavor at the Hyde Park Art Center, Jesus Mejia and Ruth cast small boats of plaster, made by the hands of the artists.  The purpose of the prams, as Fimreite expressed in her invitation to artists, is to create "small, utilitarian boats known for their workhorse efficiency—to symbolize a life experience. The resulting fleet becomes a tangible metaphor for community."

more info: http://ktfworks.com