ABCs of the Weight of Measures

In The ABCs of the Weight of Measures each letter of the alphabet is the start of an acronym for a common test of human measurement .  The ABCs consists of rhyming couplets along with 26 ink wash drawings. The ABC of the Weight of Measures examines how we are shaped by tests.

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HelenPayneMFA2019
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Installation at GrowWest

A is for APGAR
A is for APGAR

You were bluish at birth.

B is for BMI
B is for BMI

Your Width to your girth

C is for CAESAR
C is for CAESAR

Get your ass in that chair

D is for DIL
D is for DIL

Open up down there

E is for EQ
E is for EQ

I love you

F is for FICO
F is for FICO

But I can't pay the rent

G is for GRE
G is for GRE

You go where P-Pops went