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Diamonds & Dead Things

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I recently started a collaborative project with Kelly McCallum named Diamonds & Dead Things. For more information check out our website, http://www.diamondsanddeadthings.com

‘Surprise!’

Our first project ‘Surprise!’ was inspired by the Christmas spirit, a kind of Secret Santa. The plan was for each of us to find a piece of taxidermy that we wanted and to give it to the other as a raw material. Over the course of 8 weeks we transformed the pieces of taxidermy into sculptures and then sent the pieces of taxidermy back to each other.

The fox I chose for Kelly to work with

The fox I chose for Kelly to work with

The fox Kelly chose for me

And the results…

‘Narcissus’

 

 


 

Written by martamattsson

January 23, 2011 at 8:28 pm