Shibboleth

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Image: Roy Portello

Shibboleth

2014

8’h x 20’w x 6’d, illuminated channel letter sign

A word in an ancient language of such agricultural specificity that most of us will not need it anymore in its literal sense, but incredibly useful, in it’s other sense, for trying to understand ourselves. Language, which unites and divides, amplified (enlarged, electrified and animated.)