Thursday, May 3, 2012

M.irbyana Project

New work from the M.irbyana project, (Ornamental invaders) by donna davis.

This work reflects on the human ecological narrative between aesthetics and stewardship, exploring the struggle between native and introduced flora species from an anthropocentric viewpoint: revealing the delicate dichotomy between control and interdependence.

Plan B

Plan B (detail view), donna davis 2012

Plan B (top view), donna davis 2012

This new series explores the increasingly growing Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) of the honey bee.  These works are first in the series... 

Materials: copper wire, electrical components, timber, glass and resin.