The meticulous and macabre sculptures of Kate MacDowell. "These pieces are in part responses to environmental stressors including climate change, toxic pollution, and gm crops. They also borrow from myth, art history, figures of speech and other cultural touchstones. In some pieces aspects of the human figure stand-in for ourselves and act out sometimes harrowing, sometimes humorous transformations which illustrate our current relationship with the natural world. ..."

Crave by Kate MacDowell, ½ “, hand built porcelain, cone 6 glazes,

With a few decades of abandon, a neglected warehouse can effortlessly become the playhouse of adventurous children who are always covered in dirt and never home in time for dinner.

Belgian artist Jonas De Ro received a master's degree in fine arts. This is an artist of our time, which is professionally engaged in digital painting.

.A decaying tree stump. It's difficult to tell precisely how old this tree was. The rings are broken with worm holes and other forms of decay. A testament of how Life purposefully and meaningfully continues even when the object of the life is gone.

Old Tree - woodgrain textures, organic surface patterns, natural colour inspiration. Looking at different textures/surfaces

The decay of the Goddess by Rik Hermans

The decay of the Goddess by Rik Hermans - decaying statues. This can combine with science and body (my diabetes idea).

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