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Out Numbered

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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
7. Collecting Insects
Photographer: Kate Kato
Convulvus Moth
Photographer: Kate Kato
Outlines of Entomology
Photographer: Kate Kato

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