ECS

LED Screen, Animated Text

2021

In the clash between science and politics, an impossibly absurd anecdote reveals itself. Serving as a metaphor, ECS contemplates the history of the United States Controlled Substances Act as it relates to private vs. public interests, discrimination, and fear.

The endogenous cannabinoid system, named for the plant that led to its discovery, is one of the most important physiologic systems responsible for establishing and maintaining human health.