Rabbit Island is a remote, 90-acre, forested island located in Lake Superior, Michigan. In the Summer of 2011, I lived and worked on the island for over a month. With the assistance of several volunteers and visitors, we broke ground on a sustainable artist residency program. With the financial support of our Kickstarter backers we completed an Adirondack shelter containing a kitchen, library, fully stocked toolshed, and more.

I returned to the island in 2012 completing the foundation of the residency and creating new work for the exhibition, No Island Is A Man, which was shown at the DeVos Art Museum, September 14th, 2012 – December 14th, 2012.

Much more information and documentation can be found at—

www.rabbitisland.org

 
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Rabbit Island
 
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View of the island from its southwest point (Eagle Point)
 
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Rabbit Island Exploration Committee
 
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Adirondack shelter at night, under construction
 
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Library Shelves
 
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Toolshed
 
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View from main camp
 
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Kitchen
 
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Library
 
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Axe from Best Made Co.
 
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Fold-away bed
 
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Tree work
 
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Andrew standing on Little Wedge
 
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The Adirondack shelter closed up for winter
 
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Hand-made walking sticks (Kickstarter rewards)
 
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A Little Piece of Rabbit Island (Kickstarter rewards)