JP kick-off visit: optics lab visuals, electron microscopy, gardens and museums
giant agave inflorescence; Puryear, Murray, Held, Twombly, Mitchell, DeFeo x di Suvero
glass-ceramic: things frozen in ice. casting acrylic exothermic – encaustic “blooms”
an archaeological dig. an environment for objects. barn studio and roadcut.
actual dirt; actual moss; stratigraphy; poetry.