1460/65, Nonfiction Art. A metaphor on American consumption
2012, 25 Ft. x 35 Ft., aluminum, rubber, vinyl, blown glass lamps, acrylic sculpture medium, acrylic paint, copper electrical wire.
The electrical power per capita consumption in the United States is 1460 watts, an approximation of the electricity every American uses 24/7. The basal metabolic rate of an American averages 65 watts. This is a visual comparison.132 amber lamps consumes 1460 watts and the arteries and red lamps use 65 watts.