Relic ID # 656-1599, detail
sheet acrylic, hog gut, potassium ferricyanide crystals, gel wax
16.5” x 5.25” x 5.25”
Laser-etched twill weave patten on Plexiglas, constructed into obelisk 'reliquary' with the assistance of Alexandra Lemus Rodriguez and Antoliano Nieto, mock ossified form (Mock Ossification VI) in gel wax secured inside.
Laser-etched QR code on bottom of obelisk leads to constructed bio-based narrative (fictitious osteobiography) on The Ossificatorium
Abandoned in the Mont Royal Cemetery, Montreal, QC.
Found/recovered from a location near to where originally abandoned, but object had been moved and repositioned.