The 8 Dissolutions is a Buddhist death process where the senses and elements shut down in 8 stages. This is a studio shot of Dissolution 3. The Fire element starts to disappear as well as Smell. Coiled and threaded wool painted with plastidip and sewn on horsehair cloth and boning. Rawhide drum inside chest.
The 8 Dissolution series will be shown at the Morris Museum Jan 28, 2022.