Exhibition Views

Book | Systema Artificialis

Systema Artificialis
Taxons Series

Chthonic Beings (Mendieta’s Venus)
Chthonic Textures I-III (Mendieta’s Venus)

Tentacular Portraits (Mendieta’s Venus)
Hand Studies
Light Studies

Gator's Bullet Hole
Diorama I, II (Nature Studies)
Hummingbird Tail (Totemic Studies)
Habana (The Decisive Moment Split)

Totemic Figure (Offering I, II, II)
Totemic Figure IV
Totemic Figure V
Totemic Figure VI
Totemic Composite I-IV
Totemic Studies I
Totemic Studies II
Totemic Studies III

As of Now
The Myth of Progress

Endemic Studies I
Endemic Studies II
Saturniidae (Diorama Studies)

Exuviae (Diorama Studies)
Daedalea (Diorama Studies)
Crassostrea (Diorama Studies)
Hystrix / Strata
Hystrix /  Bucephalus

The peach, the chestnut, the fly and the fly that looks like a bee
Tigre Comune e Antilope

Exhibit I (Anthropocene Studies)
Discarded Taxonomies (Anthropocene Studies)
Site-specific Installation | Casa Wabi
Used, drifted, found, burned, lost, and found again

Earthly Fixations (Taxon Studies)
From Now On
Brick Vine
Parasitic Behavior (Capitalocene Studies) Growth Vase
Conch Deluge 
100-Year-Old Oak Mobile
Crab Dryer (After Duchamp)
Nearly Elapsed
Ingrained Extension

Totemic Resin Figure I-V
De-extinction Pedestal I-IV
Primal Assemblage (Sawfish Dreams)

Tentacular Figure I, II, III
Tentacular Figure IV, V
Macaw Pedestal (Totemic Studies) 
Tentacular Castello

Anthropomorphic Seeds (Venus Studies)
Taxon Canvas II - VI

Taxon Resin (Anthropocene Studies)
Venus Studies
Pest Pedestal (Totemic Studies)
Owl Pedestal (Totemic Studies)
Hummingbird Pedestal (Totemic Studies)

Offering I, II, III

Anthropocentric Flip (Horseshoe Crab)
A Chthonic Becoming (Mendieta’s Venus)
Pest Studies (Giant Swallowtail)

Hybrids (Totemic Studies)
Pest Studies I
Book Studies

100-Year-Old Oak Mobile, 2020
Found objects: Metal wire imbedded on 100-year-old Oak tree trunk,
copper eyebolt, Great Horned owl feather, brick cobbles, rubber tube,  
rusted copper brush, rusted aluminum beer can & metal hanger
165 x 60 cm approx.

100-Year-Old Oak Mobile, 2020

Detail of 100-Year-Old Oak Mobile, 2020

Detail of 100-Year-Old Oak Mobile, 2020

All images © 2020 Ernesto Solana