When I came across the iron sculpture Miss Jasmine by Joana Vasconcelos, the way this artist transforms iron in a delicately filigreed tea pot reminded me of Cal Lane‘s work. But digging into Vasconcelos’ practice has revealed me an unexpectedly rich and explosive body of work that constantly escapes any definition.
Posted in Art, Installation, Sculpture
Tagged appropriation, Big Booby, Cal Lane, crochet, hand craft, Installation, Iron Installation, Joana Vasconcelos, kitsch, plastic, pop art, Public installation, tasteful vs. tasteless
The Tree Hugger Project is an ongoing project aimed at raising awareness towards the vital importance of re-establighing a connection with nature.
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Posted in Art, Inspiration, Installation, Nature, Sculpture
Tagged Hug, Hug a Tree, Installation, Land art, landscape, Public, public art, Public installation, The Tree Hugger Project, Tree