Documentation of Hard
Hard, an installation of oolite rock, street chalk, poetic text drawn within an architectural house plan for a middle-class family.
The oolite represents land being seized for investment while providing a place for a viewer to perch, uncomfortably, and evaluate the interlopers claim to “improve” the area. The architectural drawing and text is rendered in street chalk:
times, always changing
so much lost in gentrifying
HARD, is installed at 5301 NW 5th Avenue, Miami, in a neighborhood with an identity that is changing due to current day wealthy landowners and/or prominent developers.
Copyright Rosemarie Chiarlone