Minor Surgery Series

Conklin’s Minor Surgery mixed media works on paper incorporates original pencil drawings with postoperative neck X-rays, Conklin juxtaposes the biomorphic yet mechanical nature of the human spine and the foreign hardware that ultimately holds her neck, and herself together. The work suggests an inherent vintage quality while the use of twenty-first century technology is revealed.

Broke Neck, 2012 | 15"x19", Archival Pigment Print
C1-TH1, 2012 | 12"x16", Archival Pigment Print
Double Crossed, 2012 | 14"x22", Archival Pigment Print
Falling, 2012 | 15"x20", Archival Pigment Print
Gooseneck, 2012 | 15" x 19” Archival Pigment Print
Heartburn, 2012 | 15"x19", Archival Pigment Print
Joe and Lisa Blueprint, 2012 | 27"x17", Archival Pigment Print
4 Stacked, 2012 | 13"x8", Archival Pigment Print
Doublesided, 2012 | 12"x26", Archival Pigment Print
Puppet Master, 2012 | 15"x20", Archival Pigment Print
Sensory Scale, 2012 | 12"x16", Archival Pigment Print
Tool Head Mirror, 2012 | 12"x26", Archival Pigment Print
Woodblock, 2012 | 16"x20", Archival Pigment Print