This is a sculpture of a worker in the act of a difficult task. It is also a planetarium that viewers can enter to be among the stars carried on the figure's back. I built the sculpture to provide a space to reflect, think, or meditate on intersections between work and dreams.
Laborer was selected for Art on the Beltline in Atlanta, Georgia, in 2016. It was a juror's finalist at ArtPrize Nine in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in 2017.