Thursday, March 17, 2011

KCPT: The Local Show - Roxy Paine "Ferment"

Artist Roxy Paine is constructing a dendroid for permanent display at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art....

read more about it here Roxy Paine's Steel Sculpture Ferment to be Installed in Kansas City Sculpture ParkRoxy Paine asks the viewer to think about how nature and technology coexist,” said Schall.The cycle of nature is to grow and then break down. Fungi are part of that process. They make available nutrients that allow new life to grow–like trees. This remarkable cycle provides an essential component in the framework for his art.”