On View


longstanding, ongoing
a project in parts
by 50th State Kid

July 1 - 31, 2021


On the verge of being, 
used up completely,
50th State kid is exhausted.


Gallery hours:
Wed & Sat: 11 - 3pm
Fri: 4 - 8pm*

July 1 - 31, 2021 | Spray painted plywood covers a large hole in the floor of the gallery.

July 2 - 31 | Safety cones punctuate the room.

July 3 - 31 | An American Flag themed inflatable tube man takes up temporary residence at the venue.

July 4, 2 - 6pm | BBQ.

July 8 - 31 | Background noise fills the space through subtitles in vinyl lettering...[wind blowing], [waves crashing], [people screaming].

July 15 - 31 | Twelve framed color prints identify specters haunting the scene— “AUTHOR, STATESMAN, SCHOLAR, HUMANITARIAN, HISTORIAN, PATRIOT, RANCHMAN, EXPLORER, NATURALIST, SCIENTIST, SOLDIER, CONSERVATIONIST.”

July 22 - 31 | A ‘Stars & Stripes Bamboo Torch’ consumes the available oxygen in a freestanding acrylic display case, extinguishing itself in the process.

July 29, 6 - 8pm | Closing reception with panel discussion.

*for the last week of July, open hours will be Wednesday (7/28) 11 - 3pm and Saturday (7/30) 11 - 3pm, with our closing reception on Thursday replacing Friday hours.