Sophie de Oliveira Barata
“The Alternative Limb Project”
Kiera Roche wearing a floral leg fitted at ProActive Prosthetics
Ryan Seary wearing a detatchable leg cover which fits
over his c-leg, this leg was fitted at Headley Court.
Viktoria Modesta wearing the stereo leg, fitted by ProActive prosthetics
Kirsty Mitchell’s late mother Maureen was an English teacher who spent her life inspiring generations of children with imaginative stories and plays. Following Maureen’s death from a brain tumour in 2008, Kirsty channelled her grief into her passion for photography.
She retreated behind the lens of her camera and created Wonderland, an ethereal fantasy world. The photographic series began as a small summer project but grew into an inspirational creative journey.
‘Real life became a difficult place to deal with, and I found myself retreating further into an alternative existence through the portal of my camera,’ said the artist. (read the rest here).
Ping Pong Balls, Braided Fibers, Steel, and PVC
On view at AVA, Chattanooga TN through June
Times Free Press, “Guns are fetishized in the U.S. Many, many Americans love guns. I’m creating a giant gun.” He continues, “I just want people to keep talking about guns [and] why we should have guns. Communication is necessary because I don’t see any sort of solution being proposed.”
Painting, Polystyrene Based Sculpture
Confessions is a public art project that invites people to anonymously share their confessions and see the confessions of the people around them in the heart of the Las Vegas strip.
I remember doing this :D I was there!!
I really wish I could have kept mine though, such a cool event.