Do you ever find yourself checking to see if there are any cigarettes left in the box sitting on the back of that Honda even though you don’t smoke? Sometimes I feel really overwhelmed by traffic signals and the infrastructure and planning and coordination it takes to maintain a city. But yeah that CCR song is so good, I know. I find myself more scatterbrained than before, information is overwhelming now. We sit here yapping with our tongues tied trying to make sense of what yesterday will be, and I’m just trying to take it all in.

Rituals, the first solo exhibition from TJ Kelley III opens at Lincoln Arts Project Gallery in Waltham, Massachusetts on June 27th, 2014.