12/23/2013 10:18 am ET

Eliot Saarinen on the ImageBlog

Mason Jar Lids and Resin on Canvas, 36” x 36”
This piece was assembled from mason jar lids. Being separated with it’s other half (mason jar) the lids become useless. By taking away the use, the lids are now existing with little purpose. This piece is meant to bring up questions of preservation. What in our lives do we preserve, and why?