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Be a Proud Owner

Between February 2022 and February 2023, artworks from my Be a Proud Owner series were installed in over 1350 outdoor locations in 27 states and 8 countries. Each installation resulted in a new photograph.

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Italy: 60 Dogs, 60 Days (2003)
in Monte Castello di Vibio 2022

Photographs of 60 dogs, taken during November & December 2003, were installed around the hilltop town of Monte Castello di Vibio in Umbria during June 2022. The installation was part of robin, dove, swallow, thrust, a project organized by Michelle Grabner in collaboration with the International Center for the Arts.

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