13 in. x 31 in. x 12 in. (33.02 cm x 78.74 cm x 30.48 cm)
Kathryn Spence, American, b. 1963
Spence’s piece addresses issues of social justice in how we relate with animals and the greater environment, as well as ethical questions of how we operate as a consume-and-discard culture; a behavioral choice that has consequences for our world and all of its living creatures. The act of creating anew from that which has been abandoned as unusable speaks to the power we have in our daily lives to make a palpable impact on the world around us.
--Marilyn Claes, December 2016
This object was included in the following exhibitions:
- Kathryn Spence: Short sharp notes, rolling or churring whistles, clear phrases Mills College Art Museum , 8/21/2010 - 12/12/2010
- Moments of Impact Mills College Art Museum , 11/30/2016 - 5/28/2017
This object has the following bibliographic references:
- Stephanie Hanor. Kathryn Spence: Short sharp notes, rolling or churring whistles, clear phrases. Kathryn Spence: Short sharp notes, rolling or churring whistles, clear phrases Mills College Art Museum. Oakland, CA, 2010
- Stephanie Hanor, ed. Moments of Impact. Moments of Impact Mills College Art Museum. Oakland, CA, 2017
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