When the Rice Gallery in Houston, Texas 2009 asked me to create an installation, I decided to do a giant George Jones head, for two reasons. Number one was that George got his start in Houston, and had his first big hits there; he grew up in East Texas, not far away. Number two was that it was really hot in Houston when I was there, and I kept thinking of a line from that song “Ragged But Right”: “I got a big electric fan to keep me cool while I sleep.” Without fans and moving air, there’d be no civilization in Houston.
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As you can see, changes are being made around here. Because I’m tired, and until I get some code hammered out for an archive link in the sidebar, here’s a direct link to this contraption’s archive.