Heavy brass-plated steel chains (the kind used to secure large machinery on flatbed 18-wheeler trailers) form a cross against a black vulcanized rubber mat background. The brass-plated chains and matching lock appear neat yet messy, a sort of "bow" adorning an unexpected gift in an everyday industrial setting.

“Don’t Let the Pretty Gold Fool You”
LaGrange, Georgia – 2015

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