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The Blue of Distance : Joel Parsons

Joel Parsons

The Blue of Distance

Light at the blue end of the spectrum scatters as it travels through the atmosphere. This lost light is the blue of the sky, the blue that accumulates in the distances and spaces between.

http://joeltparsons.com/files/gimgs/24_install-shot-blueofdistance.jpg
The Blue of Distance
installation view
http://joeltparsons.com/files/gimgs/24_blueofdistancewater.jpg
Love letter (poured 10/17/10, 2:18 p.m., Chicago IL; collected 11/2/10, 6:47 p.m., Memphis TN)
ink, river water
http://joeltparsons.com/files/gimgs/24_1008219.jpg
Every hour, each of us looks across the distance in the direction of the other (9/11/10, 12:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.)
detail, 5 of 24
http://joeltparsons.com/files/gimgs/24_blueofdistanceneon2.jpg
This is the depth of the sky in this place, or The world at its edges
neon, acrylic (perspective 1)
http://joeltparsons.com/files/gimgs/24_blueofdistanceneon.jpg
This is depth of the sky in this place, or The world at its edges
neon, acrylic (perspective 2)
http://joeltparsons.com/files/gimgs/24_img4775.jpg
Every hour each of us looks across the distance in the direction of the other (9/11/10, 12:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m., Chicago IL and Memphis TN)
24 photographs
http://joeltparsons.com/files/gimgs/24_img4768.jpg
The far seeps even into the nearest
ink, string
http://joeltparsons.com/files/gimgs/24_places-between-small.jpg
A Place Between Our Bodies (1 of 3)
cast plaster and hair, 1"x1"
http://joeltparsons.com/files/gimgs/24_blueofdistancecyano.jpg
lost light, gathered in the distance between us (sent 11/12/10, returned 11/16/10)
cyanotype photograph mailed in a pinhole camera
http://joeltparsons.com/files/gimgs/24_blueofdistancehairsmall.jpg
Small intimacies
two hairs, glue
http://joeltparsons.com/files/gimgs/24_normaltextoffthepagemg1237.jpg
Soo Shin was invited to respond to the work. She created a two-channel sound installation that was on view during a performance/response evening.
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