Internal Combustion

Carbon 13 Exhibition Marfa Texas 2012

Steel, Aluminium, Plastic, Copper, Petrol, Water, Rubber.

A fully working Internal Combustion Engine mounted on a steel plinth.
Referencing Duchamp’s ‘Readymades’, Buckland has created one of the most common objects in contemporary society with over 1 billion is circulation. The Engine is mounted, as a sculpture, on a steel plinth. When in operation the readymade is dangerous and polluting, a very ancient technology.