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Artist Mary Ellen Carroll invites you to be a part of her performance at Irwindale Speedway's "Night of Destruction" on July 1.
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    Be a part of No. 9's Virtual Crew

    Be a part of the Virtual Crew for No. 9, the final performance when Mary Ellen Carroll
    participates in the Demolition Derby with the support to retrofit the 1985 Buick Riviera with Ball-Nogues Studio, With Projects, Inc. for the design of the No. 9 logo and many individuals just like you. We appreciate your participation.

    Your name will be listed in the thank you section of the webpage. THANK YOU!

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    No. 9 postcard ❤️ from Irwindale

    A postcard with the No. 9 logo, designed by With Projects, Inc. will be written to you with a personal note at Irwindale Speedway and mailed to you from Los Angeles.

    You will also be listed in the thank you section of the webpage for the series.

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    Bumper Sticker — My Death is Pending...

    A bumper sticker that will make people pause and pay attention while driving with the title of the 30 year series, that the performance No. 9 is the final work to be realized:
    My Death is Pending... Because.

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    The No. 9 SCHWAG BAG

    A tote bag printed with the No. 9 logo designed by With Projects, Inc. (because you can never have enough tote bags) that will include the bumper sticker MY DEATH IS PENDING... BECAUSE. and a personalized postcard enclosed.

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    MEC, Steidl monograph

    This is a unique opportunity to acquire a limited copy of the OUT OF PRINT, award winning, Steidl/Mack monograph — MEC, designed by Mevis/Van Deursen with Danielle Aubert and essays by the LAXART Executive Director, Hamza Walker and the noted Comp Lit Professor, Jonathan Flatley. You will receive a bonus of Carroll's photographic book, 100 GERMAN MEN. Both books come in the tote bag with the No. 9 logo designed by With Projects, Inc.

    You will also be listed in the thank you section of the webpage for the series.

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    The No. 9 Poster — Signed

    A poster designed by With Projects, Inc. for Mary Ellen Carroll's work, No. 9 for the Night of Destruction and the Demolition Derby at Irwindale Speedway. This offset printed poster is 24" x 36" and is available in a limited signed edition. ( It is worth noting that the graphics are also being utilized on the side of the Buick Riviera for the identification of the car, No. 9.)

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    Drawings of Irwindale Speedway

    On the Night of Destruction, Carroll's performance will take place within the demolition derby. A schematic drawing of Irwindale Speedway track will be printed on vellum with a hand painted image depicting the course that Carroll plans to drive during the derby. Each piece is unique and the size is 11" x 14" unframed. Only 20 of these original drawings are available.

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    The Riv — the final portrait of a car

    A final portrait will be taken of the 1985 Buick Riviera ("the Riv") that will be photographed on film in Los Angeles. This will be an 8" x 10" C print in a signed, limited edition.

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    No. 9 — Silkscreen Print with Brand X

    For No. 9, Carroll with Brand X Editions will produce a very limited edition of the No. 9 identity that was designed by With Projects, Inc. The silkscreen will be printed on Arches paper and the size is 22" x 30" unframed. Brand X has worked with a number of artists from Rauschenberg to Vija Celmins and

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    Original Drawings— the Game

    Carroll realized a series of drawings that were choreographed during a demolition derby that Carroll projected and responded to. There are four drawings and each is a unique work on Arches paper. The dimensions are 50" x 60" and the work is unframed.

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    VIP guests at the Night of Destruction

    You and a person of your choice will be our guests to be a part of No. 9 on July 1 on the Night of Destruction at Irwindale Speedway. You will also receive the SCHWAG BAG and a copy of the out of print monograph — MEC, that Steidl published.

    (We would love to bring you out to LA, but then that would contradict the whole point of doing this Kickstarter, so you have to be in Los Angeles, and more specifically, Irwindale Speedway and leave you will leave the rest to us. You can also gift this unique experience to someone in LA that you know.)

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