COLLABORATIONS WITH NICK TAGGART
CURRENT WORK

FIELD WORK

BIOGRAPHY

TEACHING
Laura Cooper
 
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THE SLEEP PIECE
(Exterior of Unconsciousness, One Photograph Every Morning Before Waking), 1993-ongoing
Polaroid photographs
Collaboration by Laura Cooper and Nick Taggart
The Sleep Piece is an ongoing collaboration by Laura Cooper and Nick Taggart, begun in 1993. Laura is asleep in each original black and white Polaroid photograph. If she is awake no photograph is taken that day. Once taken, no photograph is omitted. As of March 13, 2013, there were 5,448 photographs.