Year of the Snake - CODAworx

Year of the Snake

Submitted by Mark Dean Veca

Client: Site:Lab

Location: Grand Rapids, MI, United States

Completion date: 2013

Project Team


Mark Dean Veca





Year of the Snake (Size: 44 x 32 x 96')
Acrylic on walls, digitally printed vinyl on floor, string lights, paper lanterns, silk screened wallpaper, MDF and glass bar, barstools, Jack Daniels bottles, bespoke cushions, audio soundtrack (2013)
Installation that examines the identity and evolution of the old Public Museum of Grand Rapids by transforming the entire Grand Hall into an interactive social environment. The snake is a symbol of change. This museum was evolving out of its original function as a Natural History museum.