JUST DO IT meshes reality with absurdist acts inflated within the bubble of the artist's Nike Air Max. The role of the artist in relation to the economy, labour and popular culture blow through the bubble's nitrogen pressured chamber. Estranging techniques are employed with humor in order to draw attention to the formal materials and process of the work's construction. By embracing the fantasy of heightened performance associated with the Nike air bubble, the artist indulges in her consumer fetishism. Nike Air Max can make you jump higher. Swoosh.
A thriller set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city's history, and centered on a the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand their business and capitalize on opportunities as the rampant violence, decay, and corruption of the day drag them in and threaten to destroy all they have built.
The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods as they join forces with their younger selves in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.