Monthly Archives: October 2011

Video: Swing Set Drum Kit by Dave Ford

Swing Set Drum Kit by Dave Ford was on display in San Jacinto Plaza for El Paso’s arts festival Chalk the Block 2011. Ford created a swing set drum kit designed to generate rhythmic patterns out of play. This video … Continue reading

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Tonight: Truck Drawings at Shop

Visual artist Dave Ford will exhibit “Truck Drawings, Santa Fe, NM to Chicago, IL” at SHoP on October 22 at 5 p.m. To create the truck drawings, Ford drives an 18” Penske rental truck and in the back of the … Continue reading

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Review: John Preus on Truck Drawings by Dave Ford

Most everything leaves some visible trace of its activity on something else; wind leaves ripples on the water and bends the trees, and makes our hair flap around; floors record movement in their peculiar way, noting where we walk the … Continue reading

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“Truck Drawings” Opening listed in today’s Chicago Tribune

Listing: Babies and bright ideas have been conceived in the back of a truck, so why not art? David Ford’s “Truck Drawings, Santa Fe, NM to Chicago, IL” is a series of drawings the artist is creating in the back … Continue reading

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Dave Ford is on the road!

After a successful installation at the Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Dave Ford hit the road. His Penske Truck can be seen driving up I-40E for the next several days. Check back here for images an video from … Continue reading

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Event: Dave Ford Presents at Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Tuesday, Otc. 18

In collaboration with the Santa Fe Art Institute and the Santa Fe University of Art & Design, visual artist Dave Ford will prepare his next truck drawing on the university campus. Ford will work in the back of an 18” … Continue reading

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Photos: Swing Set Drum Kit at San Jacinto Plaza

Click here for more photos from Chalk the Block 2011.

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