The Romantic Journey Was Usually a Solitary One
2014/refabricated 2018, modified tandem bicycle, brazing. 72" x 72" x 48"
The second seat of a two-rider tandem bicycle has been cut out and discarded, with the remaining components brazed back together, reconfigured as serviceable transportation for one.
Above: Companion piece: digital print of the original complete tandem, folded to truncate. Approx. 10" x 15"
Grateful acknowledgements: Robin Alex McDonald, Union Gallery, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Sunny Kerr, the Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Darryl Woodman at Woodmanmachine, Malcolm Munro at Biseagal.