SCOTT HOCKING

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  -- Recent Installations and Photography Projects --
  Massa Confusa 2017
  RCA 2016
  Babel 2015-2016
  Celestial Ship of the North (Emergency Ark) 2015
  Signs 2015-present
  Narcissus Incorporated 2015
  Lot Circles 2014-present
  Rustic Sputnik 2016 / Rusty Sputnik 2013
  Coronal Mass Ejection 2013
  The Egg and Michigan Central Train Station 2007-2013
  Mercury Retrograde 2012
  The End of the World 2012
  The Quarry / Steinbruch 2013
  The Secrets of Nature 2012-2014
  Garden of the Gods 2009-2011
  Tartarus 2011
  Triumph of Death 2010
  Sisyphus and the Voice of Space 2010
  New Mound City 2010
  Ziggurat and Fisher Body 21 2007-2009
   
  -- Ongoing Detroit-Based Photo Series' --
  In The Strait Of The Crimson Nain 2007-present
  Detroit Nights 2007-present
  Shipwrecks 1999-present
  Delrazed 2007-present
  Holes 2007-present
  Trees 2007-present
  Memorials 2007-present
  Detroit Wildlife 2007-present
  The Mound Project 2007-present
  Bad Graffiti 2007-present
  The Zone 1999-present
  Cast Concrete in the Auto Age 2008-present
  Mid Century Modern Playground Sculptures 2007-present
   
  -- Other Installations and Photography Projects --
  Roosevelt Warehouse and the Cauldron 2007-2010
  Fountain of Youth Vending Machine 2008-2010
  Lao Zhu and the Flour Factory 2009
  Detroit Midden Mound 2008
  RELICS 2001-2016
  Tire Pyramid 2006
  Animals 2006
  Icelandic Saga 2006
  Scrappers 2000-2004
  Found Slides 2000-2004
  Pictures of a City - Detroit 1997-2006
  Alchemical Works 1997-2006
   
   

 

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--Massa Confusa, a permanent site-specific installation commissioned by Dashboard US in partnership with the Hambidge Center for Creative Arts & Sciences, opening under the total solar eclipse of Rabun County, Georgia in Aug 2017

-- I was awarded a 2016 Efroymson Contemporary Artst Fellowship, contributing to mulitple 2017 projects -- and, from Oct - Dec 2016, I was awarded a residential grant at Instituto Sacatar in Bahia, Brazil, where I worked on a series of drawings and photographs

-- photos from Detroit Nights were featured in the Detroit Institute of Arts exhibition Detroit After Dark, running Oct 2016 - April 2017, and the is available as a book -Detroit Nights - from Nora Modern

-- RCA, a site-specific installation at the Tube Factory Artspace in Indianapolis was exhibited from August through October 2016, and included anice conversation with Cranbrook curator Laura Mott

-- throughout 2017, I will be working on a project funded by the Knight Foundation / Knight Arts Challenge Grantcalled: Signs - which will be installed site-specifically around Detroit

-- Babel (below) was on display as part of the Lille 3000: Renaissance triennial festival at the Gare Saint Sauveur in Lille, France, opened in Sept. 2015 and exhibited throughout 2017

-- Massa Confusa(below), a permanent site-specific installation commissioned by Dashboard US in partnership with the Hambidge Center for Creative Arts & Sciences, was created over the course of 5 weeks between Jun and Aug of 2017, and opened under thetotal solar eclipse of Rabun County, Georgia in Aug 21, 2017

- RCA installation (below left) at the Tube Factory Artspace in Indianapolis, August - October 2016 --- Rustic Sputnik (below right) installed as part of Site-Lab's exhibition Everything Is Transformed, part of the Rumsey Street Project in Grand Rapids, MI, September - October, 2016

- The Celestial Ship of the North, aka Emergency Ark, aka Barnboat (below) permanently installed onsite in Port Austin, MI, 2015 --A great chat about the Ark w/ Rosie Sharp: here--- Narcissus Inc. (below), a site-specific, permanent installation at a former factory on Detroit's eastside, created as part of Detroit Boom City, curated by Atlanta's Dashboard, 2015