Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Mall
  • Lori Nix
    born 1969
    born: Norton, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • Mall, 2010
  • The City
  • Where object was made: United States
  • inkjet print
  • Object Height/Width: 76.2 x 109.22 cm
    Object Height/Width: 30 x 43 in
    Mat Dimensions: 38 x 48 in
    Frame Dimensions: 38 1/4 x 48 1/4 x 1 1/4 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Ellie LeCompte
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0126
Description

The ruins of a mall are overgrown with trees and plant life. Even the escalators are overgrown with greenery. A triangular hole is in the ceiling and metal rods hang from the edges. Rubble and trash litter the floor.