Future generations will have much to learn from the artifacts of their post-apocalyptic ancestors.
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MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, gesso
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GASTROSCOPY
2019
Found objects, gesso
22" x 24" x 10"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, welded steel, aluminum, plastic tubing, food colouring
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HASSOCK
2017
Found objects, welded steel, aluminum, plastic tubing, food colouring
33" x 24" x 16"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY
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HASSOCK (detail)
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects
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GRANDMA (CONFRONTS HER FEAR OF THE FUTURE IN THE MID-CENTURY MODERN PAST)
2017
Found objects
10" x 13" x 8"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, welded steel, steel wool
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YAHWEH ACTION FIGURE (Adjustable)
2017
Found objects, welded steel, steel wool
27" X 10" X 10"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY
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YAHWEH ACTION FIGURE (detail)
2017
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects
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EXTINCT-O-METER
2017
Found objects
14" X 16" X 7"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, welded steel
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LES FLEURS DU MAL (I Never Promised You a Rose Garden)
2017
Found objects, welded steel
20" X 23" X 16"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects
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TIGER (EXTINCT)
2016
Found objects
22" X 11" X 11"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, driftwood
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MAPLE LEAVES
2016
Found objects, driftwood
27" x 13" x 9"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Wax, bronze, found objects
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SOLID STATE
2016
Wax, bronze, found objects
17" x 11" x 5"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects
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INTERFACE
2016
Found objects
14" x 19" x 6"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, plaster, gesso
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RED-HANDED
2018
Found objects, plaster, gesso
72" x 42" x 18’
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, welded steel, plywood, greeting card with print of Northern Land by Clarence Gagnon
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THE LAST DUCK
2016
Found objects, welded steel, plywood, greeting card with print of Northern Land by Clarence Gagnon
24" x 12" x 12"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, wood
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MOBILE
2018
Found objects, wood
50" x 26" x 14" (variable)
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, wood
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LAW AND ORDER
2015
Found objects, wood
10" x 9" x 7"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Wood, tree limb, found objects
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THE EVOLUTION OF SPORT
2014
Wood, tree limb, found objects
52" x 28" x 7"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects
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EQUINIFICATION
2017
Found objects
21" x 8" x 10"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Wood, copper wire, cloth, found objects
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CEREMONIAL FETISH WANDS OF 22ND CENTURY MID-ATLANTIC NATURALISTS
2014
Wood, copper wire, cloth, found objects
72" x 24" x 8"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects
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A PROUD AMERICAN
2018
Found objects
21" x 10" x 5"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects
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CULTURAL iCONOGRAPHY RIDING IN ON A SCULPTURAL AMBIGUITY
2017
Found objects
29" x 36" x 12"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Log, wood, found objects
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EMERGENCY DRINKING WATER
2014
Log, wood, found objects
24"X6"X9"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Wood, found objects
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HOUSEHOLD FETISH WANDS (origin unknown)
2014
Wood, found objects
14" x 12" x 4"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Tree limb, found objects
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MERCY MERCY ME (THE ECOLOGY)
2014
Tree limb, found objects
17" x 12" x 4"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, wood, milk paint
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DEATH COMES A CALLIN'
2017
Found objects, wood, milk paint
10" x 12" x 6"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Wood, rope, found objects
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SPIGOT
2014
Wood, rope, found objects
20" x 6 x 8"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, mask by Katyal Jacobs
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PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST AS AN AWARD ESTABLISHED BY A FOUNDATION DEDICATED TO THE PRESERVATION OF HIS WORK (BUT LATER DISOLVED DUE TO REPEATED FAILURES AT BOARD RESTRUCTURING)
2017
Found objects, mask by Katyal Jacobs
16" x 7" x 9"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects
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SHORE BIRD
2017
Found objects
15" x 20" x 7"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, foam rubber, hardware wire, beach sand, copper foil, milk paint
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FRONTIER BAGEL FACTORY AND MONUMENT PARK
2017
Found objects, foam rubber, hardware wire, beach sand, copper foil, milk paint
40" x 26" x 29"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects, paint
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HAND/BALL
2017
Found objects, paint
18" x 8" x 8"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects
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POST-AUTOMOTIVE ERA RELIGIOUS ICON
2017
Found objects
24" x 10" x 9"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects
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AWARD FOR AN ACHIEVEMENT THAT WAS ONCE DEEMED IMPORTANT BUT CURRENTLY IS THOUGHT TO HAVE LITTLE OR NO SIGNIFICANCE
2017
Found objects
31" x 11" x 5"
Bruce Rosensweet MUSEUM OF FUTURE ANTHROPOLOGY Found objects
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RIGHT SIZE
2018
Found objects
15" x 9" x 6"