Remix, A woman is multiple versions of herself, medieval arch construct sa space of time to fall through to the future.

Thresholds in Nature

Thresholds in Nature - about the environment of the future. Damaris and the Sea Turtle observe a Threshold in Nature.
Damy and the Sea Turtle – Threshold 1, 2019, Archival Digital Artwork
22.5in x 30inW, 57.15cm x 76.2cmW
©Kathleen J Graves
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Thresholds in Nature – This work is about the concept of ‘thresholds’ in nature. My subject matter is landscape, the beach, endangered turtles, black rhinos, wolves and young people who will live into the environment of the future. Therefore I’m using thresholds as a symbolic space of entry to the known and unknown. A threshold marks a path, a going towards, a place to climb to, and is the nexus of mysterious conditions.

Consequently, at the point where we move forward from the present to the future there is a transmutation of nature and time. We use our experience and decisions to build the conditions that result after crossing a threshold. Thus, we derive our relationship to the future beyond from our collective past. The ground of my thresholds creates a result and manifests a future environment that is preserved. Above all, I hold onto respect for nature. The idea of entrance looks at the necessity to inform that treading foot, that ‘threscold’ of our ancestors.

To see previous work: The Garden Bots, Black Garden and Bot Studies go to kathleenjgraves.com

I Modify You

Remix – The Future

Remix - The Future. A woman is multiple versions of herself applying different skins. She floats through a medieval arch. The arch creates a space of time to fall through Into the future. The angels point to the importance of the event.
Remix, 32″H x 48″W, Archival Digital Artwork
©Kathleen J Graves
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Remix – The Future – A Fall through Time

In Remix – The Future – A Fall through Time,
A woman tumbles through time
as multiple versions of herself applying different skins as
She floats through a medieval arch.
The arch constructs a space of time to fall Into the Future.
The angels point to the importance of the event.

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