Ann Hamilton - indigo blue

45 Pinckney Street, a former auto repair shop that had previously served as a carriage house, was the original site for indigo blue
Using a Pink Pearl eraser and saliva, books were erased back to front.

Materials: blue work clothing, steel and wood base, wood table, chair, light bulb, books (military regulation manuals, blue bindings), saliva, pink pearl erasers, erasures, net sack, soybeans

Ann Hamilton · indigo blue, 2007

2007 reinstallation of indigo blue at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Photo credit: John McWilliams, Ann Hamilton, Ian Reeves