“Immaculate Destruction: David Maisel’s Lake Project. Fall 2003. Gaston, Diana.
“The ground is bleeding. A red river cuts a path through a bleached valley, winding toward a lake that is no longer there. Seen from the air, the river and its dry terminus appear otherworldly. In actuality, this terrain is located in Owens valley, an arid stretch of land in southeastern California, between the Sierra Mountains and the White-Inyo Range.”