Use Value examines soap
as sculptural materal, object of memory and as functional object.
During exhibitions at UC Davis Memorial Union Gallery and The Brewery
Los Angeles visitors were invited to vote on the
future function of the artwork. By vote the work was returned to its
original function as soap and donated to a homeless shelter.
Above: Use Value as sculpture, 750 bars of Ivory soap, compasses, 15’ x 3” x 3’, 2005