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Estragon

Installation at The Armory Show 2014 | Photo: Andy Ryan

Installation at The Armory Show 2014 | Photo: Andy Ryan

Installation at The Armory Show 2014 | Photo: Andy Ryan

Installation at The Armory Show 2014 | Photo: Andy Ryan

Estragon pieces ready for assembly

Production of Estragon at Brooklyn Woods

Assembled Estragon at Brooklyn Woods













Estragon is a furniture piece comprised of 22 identical plywood forms, based on a character from Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot. The character is a metaphor for ‘all of humanity,’ and is depicted through immobility, repetition, interchangeability, inaction, parallelism, and sore feet.