resilient frailty

On an early June evening, a luna moth flew into my bedroom window. For the next week, she haunted my sleeping space, appearing and disappearing daily. Utilizing the combination of the delicate qualities of porcelain supported by the strength and structural durability of steel, I have attempted to harness her presence in this piece.

resilient frailty, 2011

resilient frailty, 2011

porcelain, steel, and copper 36 x 18 x 44"