@ 2020 All photographs by Shelby McAuliffe 

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Boulder, Colorado Artist

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Invisible Disruption

A map of Boulder and Weld counties, Colorado. The white dots indicate in production oil well sites Invisible Disruption unfolds within the contentious landscape of Colorado oil and gas production sites. The images and audio focus on petrochemical sites at the border of Boulder and Weld counties in northeastern Colorado, showcasing voices that determine resource allocation, the ensuing cultural politics, and resulting disruptions. The work here attempts to highlight the physical and cultural divisions between individuals and communities interacting at different scales with varying perspectives. Through close observation of the landscape, following the physically demarcated county line, we hav