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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.