This Mortal Coil Joy

Nan Nickson's avatar Nan Nickson

This piece is about timelessness, death, and what is left behind before it occurs. It is about permanence, decay, and joy. It is still, and in motion. Contradictions. In the sculpture I use twine and beeswax. I start by crocheting the twine.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 3-D
  • Depth: 36 inches
  • Medium: Crocheted: Plant Material, Bees Wax, Found Objects
  • Width: 36 inches
  • Year created: 2012
  • Height: 72 inches