Explores transformation and metamorphosis, showcasing the fusion of elements in nature. Hybrid bugs mounted on a pedestal witness a cocoon’s emergence, revealing a creature with butterfly wings, bird-like pelvis, and claws. It masters wing flapping, then re-enters the glowing cocoon, descending into the pedestal. The bug returns back to the comfort of its glowing cocoon, an option none of us have .
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Insectiary. 2022. Oil paint on cast fiberglass; epoxy resin; wood construction; audio-animatronics.
48 x 15 x 15 inches (closed).
66 x 15 x15 inches (with interior sculpture revealed)