Wood, tin, nails, stones, industrial sealing compound, enamel, on wood
48.5 x 61.25 inches
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco museum purchase American Art Trust Fund and gift of the Souls Grown Deep Foundation
Environmental collapse became a recurring theme in Lockett’s art. Poison River, an indictment of environmental pollution and the death of native life, offered one of Lockett’s most despairing explorations into the horrors of ecological degradation.