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About this project

This is an ongoing project, studying and recording the diversity of the Insect Kingdom.  I sculpt life-size insects using recycled paper, wire and thread, displaying them in a variety of different displays inspired by natural history museums and cabinets of curiosity. As a child I found these displays fascinating and enjoy creating work that evokes the same childish curiosity in the viewer.

Keywords

recycled, paper, sculpture, insects, entomology, science, bugs, butterflies, moths

Disciplines

Paper

Materials

Paper, Recycled
Out Numbered Collection
Photographer: Kate Kato
A selection of the insects that have been made so far. The collection is added to regularly!
Under Construction.....
Photographer: Kate Kato
The different stages of the making process.
Entomology Collection
Photographer: Kate Kato
A collection of frames inspired by traditional entomology displays, showing and labeling different specimens from around the world.

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Summer Collection

Disciplines Paper
Materials Recycled, Paper, Mixed Media

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Commission: University of Iowa Childrens Hospital

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Materials Paper, Textiles, Recycled, Mixed Media
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