Garbagekammer – Spencer Merolla

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Garbagekammer (2016) dimensions variable
discarded objects retrieved from backyard, found paper boxes and oak drawer

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Spencer Merolla studied religion as an undergraduate and had embarked on a career in academia before she returned to her first love, visual art. Her work, informed by her study of religion and history, explores the social practices and material culture of mourning through various affectively-charged materials. She lives and works in Brooklyn, and can be found at www.spencermerolla.com

 

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