altitude sickness:
finding sea level

Nida, Lithuania; Berlin, Germany
2015 - 2016

A friend recently told me this story of a conversation he overheard once when he was sailing. Two people were standing on the deck of a boat in the middle of the ocean, looking over the bow, out over the water. One of them turned to the captain and asked, "Where's sea level?"

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Altitude Sickness: Finding Sea Level
real-time coastline tracings, ink on acetate -> lithographs Nida...
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Altitude Sickness: Finding Sea Level
real-time coastline tracings, ink on acetate -> lithographs Nida...
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Altitude Sickness: Finding Sea Level
real-time coastline tracings, ink on acetate -> lithographs Nida...
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installation view

3 Zeichnerinnen (exhibition)
Hilsbach Kunst Kultur
Aurach, Germany
2016

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Where’s Sea Level? A Picture

ink on paper
Berlin, Germany
150 x 130 cm
2016

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Where’s Sea Level? A Picture (detail)

ink on paper
Berlin, Germany
150 x 130 cm
2016

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Where’s Sea Level? A Story

ink on paper
Berlin, Germany
50 x 36 cm
2016

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Where's Sea Level? A Story (detail)

ink on paper
Berlin, Germany
50 x 36 cm
2016

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Descartes at Zero Zoom

ink on paper
Berlin, Germany
24 x 18 cm
2016

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Sea Level Zoom

pencil on laser print
42 x 30 cm
2015