Rotations: Single Family Residence

Urban Plough Arts - Moore Single Family Residence

ABOUT

Project Name
Material
Project Detail
Project Size
Year
Location
Rotations: Single Family Residence
barley
20 acre field (8.1 hectares)–floorplan image
950’ x 450’ x 10’ (290m x 137m x 3m)
2003 – 2004
Earthwork Surprise, Arizona

DETAILS

This is the first of a series of large-scale earthworks I have completed. I used a twenty-acre field of barley as a canvas through which an enlarged floorplan of a common single-family residence home was eliminated by hand. The lines of the floorplan were eight feet wide. Over 5,500 lateral feet were carved from the field. It was necessary