Model Village

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Model Village

Model Village is a video and sculpture installation commissioned for Commonage Callan 2010 www.commonagecallan.com  curated by Jo Anne Butler, Tara Kennedy and Rosie Lynch. The video work visits a remarkable miniature village in Pennsylvania USA at Road Side America, patiently hand built by one man, Laurence Gieringer, over a period of sixty years. The model village articulates the way in which rural America developed over a two hundred year period.

The sculpture was made from discarded bed heads found in the old Callan co-op, also where the exhibition was held. 
DVD Video duration 7min 6 secs. 
Detail of the model village.
Model Village, 2010 Video, durations 7mins 6secs. 

Filmed by Israel Vasquez and sound by Nina Hynes. 
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