"Gunflakes" are repeated circular rubbings of handguns found in pawn and guns shops in New Mexico. Installed as a group, they form an impressive virtual arsenal that appears as a blizzard from afar.

Rosemarie Fiore  graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
"Gunflakes"
2002
graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
15 ft x 11 ft

Installation at The Roswell Museum, NM
Rosemarie Fiore  graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
"Gunflake: Lorcin 380"
2002
graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
18 in x 24 in

Rosemarie Fiore  graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
"Gunflake: JFIE 38 Special"
2002
graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
18 in x 24 in
Rosemarie Fiore  graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
"Gunflake: Jennings 9 MM"
2002
graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
18 in x 24 in

Rosemarie Fiore  graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
"Gunflake" H and R Sportsman 22 Semi Automatic"
2002
graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
18 in x 24 in
Rosemarie Fiore  graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
"Gunflake: Bryco 25 Semi Automatic"
2002
graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
18 in x 24 in

Rosemarie Fiore  graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
"Gunflake: Colt Automaic 380 Caliber"
2002
graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
18 in x 24 in
Rosemarie Fiore  graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
"Gunflake: Derringer 22 Magnum"
2002
graphite rubbing on Japanese silk tissue paper
18 in x 24 in

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