Alberto Bustos’ Paperlike Ceramics Imitate Sprouting Blades of Grass

Inspired by forms of vegetation, Spanish artist Alberto Bustos‘ pieces appear like blades of grass sprouting from the earth, stretching and curling upwards towards an imagined sun. At first glance the pieces look delicate enough to be paper, layered works that exude a dual sharp and fragile quality. However, after a…

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A Sutured Lawn Stitched with Cable by French Artist Estelle Chrétien

“Ground Operation,” lawn and electric cable, 39′, image courtesy of Estelle Chrétien French artist Estelle Chrétien often works with the earth, producing land art installations that subtly weave a human experience into the natural landscape. In her work Ground Operation, Chrétien dug a small division into a lawn which she then stitched back together…

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