Gallery: Kate MacDowell Masterfully Crafts Porcelain Sculptures Inspire...

 
Through her porcelain sculptures, artist Kate MacDowell explores our romantic notions towards the environment alongside the human propensity for destruction. Her pieces are responses to the damage we inflict upon our habitats including climate change, genetic modification of organisms, and pollution. Human figures and animals act as symbols of the natural world, humorously and sometimes disturbingly transformed into new creatures that share qualities across the boundary of species. Hand crafted and exceptionally detailed, her work is a traditional medium that takes on contemporary significance in an age of ecological degradation.

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  1. vishwanath malvade March 12, 2014 at 3:05 am

    Please let me know in which media the above work has been done.

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