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Name Moor, Ayanah
Role Artist

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Image of Art-2D Collection - 2015.1.19

Art-2D Collection - 2015.1.19

"Feature," 2014, from the portfolio "Drawn from the McClung Museum," screenprint by Ayanah Moor. Edition: 1/30. Designed in response to McClung Museum object: Planview drawing of a prehistoric village from the Mississippian Period (AD 1200-1450), Gray Site 1SW1, 1930s. Artist statement: Feature is a silkscreen print that references the Plan View Drawing of a Prehistoric Village from the Mississippian Period. This artwork borrows text from a listing of abbreviations within the legend of the document. I have reprinted the words: feature, burial, pit, stone pile, ash pile. I am interested in the imagery conjured by this text. For me, these words suggest evidence of transformation of site