Totem
Heather Scott Peterson Totem Peruvian corn, aluminum, steel
Totem
2020
Peruvian corn, aluminum, steel
10" x 10" x 21"

"It must have been fantastically important, at the real beginning of human culture, to conserve and relay this vital seasonal information, so that the people could anticipate dry or cold seasons, and not huddle on some November rock hoping pathetically that spring was just around the corner."

- Annie Dillard, Pilgrim at Tinker Creek
Heather Scott Peterson Totem