Just in case (everything I'd want in a backpack if shit went down), 2006

steel, acrylic, fluorescent lights, water purifier, headlamp, rope, leatherman multi-tool, compass, water bottle, first aid kit, soap, stormproof matches, sewing kit, clif bars, tarp, titanium spork

38" x 26" x 26"

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Just in case (everything I'd want in a backpack if shit went down) is the first in a series of sculptures created to highlight my obsession with preparation and impending catastrophe. It was first shown as part of my MFA Thesis exhibition at MICA.