Jonathan Durham: Horizontal Assets, solo exhibition
2021
TAF Flagship Tulsa, OK

Foreground: Just Make Cookies, 2020 tractor trailer 5th wheel, custom propane burner, cookie dough, artificial sweeteners

link for Just Make Cookies performance


Video: Bama Boy, 2021 color video and digital animations 8min 31sec 

link for Bama Boy video

Just Make Cookies
2021
tractor trailer 5th wheel, custom propane burner, cookie dough, chocolate, artificial sweeteners
92x49x31inches

This sculpture was inspired by activists in Tulsa, OK who

were told by a local petrochemical representative to “just bake cookies” to hide the smell of noxious gases the factory was illegally venting into

their neighborhood. 

Just Make Cookies
2021
live performance, Nov 16 2021, TAF Flagship Tulsa, OK

performance actions included baking a chocolate chip cookie on a tractor trailer 5th wheel coupler, dancing with police batons and creating an incense sculpture infused with used motor oil inside scent diffusers and soaked into blank incense sticks. video performance documentation

Just Make Cookies
2021
performance
Bama Boy
2021
color video and digital animations
8min 31 sec
Horizontal Assets (installation), 2021
foreground
ConMe
cast flexible foam, thermoplastic, metallic pigments
ConMe
2021
cast flexible foam, thermoplastic, metallic pigments
78 x 89 x 16 inches
Complacency and Spice
2021
epoxy, paint, mace pepper spray
8 x 2.5 x 10 inches
Complacency and Spice
2021
epoxy, paint, mace pepper spray
8 x 2.5 x 10 inches


Slicer, ConMe, Shared Attributes
2021
aqua-resin, silicone, PVC, cast iron
Slicer
2021
aqua resin, PVC
46 x 48 x 35 inches
ConMe II
2021
PVC, silicone, aqua resin
37 x 31 x 27 inches

mold of a 5th wheel tractor trailer coupler

ConMe II
2021
PVC, silicone, aqua resin
37 x 31 x 27 inches

mold of a 5th wheel tractor trailer coupler

Shared Attributes
2021
cast iron
13 x 4 x 6inches
Double Fake (Burden of Proof)
2021
decommissioned fracking drill bit and cast replica in pillow soft foam with metal pigments
14 x 7 x 8 inches
Night and Day (Mother)
2020
split mold of fracking drill bit (silicone, aqua-resin, bentonite clay)
16 x 8 x 25 inches
Night and Day (Mother)
2020
split mold of fracking drill bit (silicone, aqua-resin, clay)
16 x 8 x 25 inches


Horizontal Assets
2021
solo exhibition
TAF Flagship, Tulsa Ok

installation view *sounds of wolves howling and my mother (who has Alzheimer’s) whispering through an adaptable PVC system connecting the sculptures along the gallery wall. The audio leaks out of breaches in the pipes. video/audio link

Horizontal Assets
2021
PVC, audio, baseball helmet, bullets, resin, epoxy, police batons
dimensions variable

installation view *sounds of wolves howling and my mother (who has Alzheimer’s) whispering through an adaptable PVC system connecting the sculptures along the gallery wall. The audio leaks out of breaches in the pipes. video/audio link

Horizontal Assets
2021
baseball helmet, bullets, resin, oil clay, audio, PVC
Horizontal Assets
2021
PVC, audio, epoxy, steel, paint
variable
Permian Heroes Wet Behind the Ears
2021
aqua-resin, PVC
Permian Hero Wet Behind The Ears
2021
aqua-resin, PVC
Permian Hero Wet Behind The Ears
2021
aqua-resiin, PVC
36 x 31 x 21inches
Horizontal Assets
2021
resin cast police batons, baseball helmet, bullets, PVC, audio
Horizontal Assets
2021
resin cast police batons, baseball helmet, bullets, PVC, audio
Horizontal Assets (detail)
2021
resin cast police baton, baseball helmet, bullets, PVC, audio
+ Dance + Strategic Air Command
2019
helicopter cockpit, dance lasers, video projections
installation @ Jule Collins Smith Museum
Body War
2020
aqua resin, silicone, cast foam, metallic pigments
42 x 37 x 14 inches
Systems Over
2018
PVC, plaster, vinyl decal
38 x 12 x 22 inches
Systems Over
2018
PVC, plaster, vinyl decal
38 x 12 x 22 inches
Systems Over (virtual model)
2020
3D model in Virtual Anderson Gallery, VCU SECAC 2020
Diffuser
2018
epoxy resin, nylon stocking
13 x 6 x 7 inches
Potlatch
2017
tobacco, r/c helicopter, wax, oil clay, aluminum
Crash & Burrow
2011
helicopter wreckage, hay, grass, live rabbits
32 x 12 x 15 feet
Crash & Burrow
2011
helicopter wreckage, hay, grass, live rabbits
32 x 12 x 15 feet
Nazarene Smoking School
2015
church pew, tobacco, cigar cutter
Potlatch II
2015
tobacco, ski, binding, shredded tires, aluminum, thermoplastic
Now On Video
2017
flatscreen TV mount, police baton
Now On Video
2017
TV mount, expandable police baton
dimensions variable
Now On Video
2017
TV mounts, expandable police patons
dimensions variable
Just Make Cookies
2021
live performance
Just Make Cookies
2021
performance
Just Make Cookies
2019-On Going
tractor trailer 5th wheel, cookie dough, artificial sweeteners, propane heat
dimensions variable
Just Make Cookies
2019-On Going
tractor trailer 5th wheel, cookie dough, artificial sweeteners, propane heat
dimensions variable
ConMe (detail)
2021
cast foam, metallic pigments, thermoplastic
78 x 89 x 16 inches