Falling

  • Taxidermied parakeet, electric motor and propellor, wire, paper
  • Bird: H 2″ x L 16″ x W 9″, Tether: 4′, Flight Path: 6.5′ diameter
  • September 2006

A taxidermied parakeet has been re-animated  using an electric motor and propellor. Tethered to the ceiling the bird is limited to flying in circles. In its talons the bird clutches a banner printed with the lyric falling in love again.