South Dakota State University Museum of Art, Brookings, SD

Mixed media collaboration with Michael Baum


Group Exhibition, January 2015 at the South Dakota State University Museum of Art.


442 mile estimated cycling tour across South Dakota.

474.3 mile actual miles due to detours


Baum completed 8 drawings on the tour documenting the wind, road conditions and various movements of the bike across the terrain.


Dieken documented and collected data from the various locations and scenes with a medium fomat camera. After the tour, she casted 99 porcelain water bottles and 2 bike helmets, a 5ft x 8ft woven rubber sculpture, and 1 wooden conjoined hanger with cycling jersey.  


Road & the Swarm 

Plains Art Museum. Fargo ND February 2016*