These images document a year-long project where I enthusiastically embraced the fitness culture while maintaining a studio practice. Both activities required the discipline of a docile body.

Docile Body
Erin McNally Docile Body
Equivalency #1

25 lb. bag of sugar equal to 25 lbs. lost
Erin McNally Docile Body
Studio Fitness Flash Cards

Instructions for staying toned while working in the studio.

Erin McNally Docile Body Glazed slip cast terracotta and bungee cord
Labor #1
Glazed slip cast terracotta and bungee cord
Erin McNally Docile Body
Labor #1, in use

Erin McNally Docile Body Weighted slip cast terracotta
Labor #2
Weighted slip cast terracotta

Kettle bell constructed from iron form
Erin McNally Docile Body Weighted slip cast terracotta
Labor #3
Weighted slip cast terracotta

Hand weight constructed from iron form.

Erin McNally Docile Body pants with photographs
Free Pants Display
pants with photographs

The tags include photos of the artist in her "fat pants". The pants were generously given to new owners as part of a performance.
Erin McNally Docile Body
Fat Pant tag detail #1

Erin McNally Docile Body
Fat Pant tag detail #2
Erin McNally Docile Body
Fat Pant tag detail #3

Erin McNally Docile Body
Fat Pant tag detail #4
Erin McNally Docile Body
Fat Pant tag detail #5

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