the desert, the animist, and the virus is an installation of kinetic 3D scans that research biopolitics between the desert of US/Mexican border and Mars. Inspired by Elizabeth Povinelli's book, Geontologies: A Requiem to Late Liberalism.

cast 3D prints in ceramic and aluminum, scanned rattlesnake tail and CNC milled enlarged replica, scanned bald eagle talon, virus simulation model, custom software, electronics, carved prototyping foam, motors, 2018