The artist Kat O’ Sullivan has been creating upcycled sweaters and clothing for over 20 years. “It seems like anything within my grasp ends up painted a million colors,” she says. And this statement certainly held true when the artist decided to
sTREEt by Kibisi is the idea of weaving a functional line of organically informed components into the urban cityscape of Gwangju, providing the Biennale City with a DNA string uniting a cross the city through a new and unique idiom. In addition to social elements such as seating, playthings and swings, the mother tree sports a tree crown of solar panels to create shade and shelter for the urban space beneath it, as well as to power the local ecosystem of sTREEt. http://www.kibisi.com/
A Japanese Artist Launches Plants Into Space“Flowers aren’t just beautiful to show on tables,” said Makoto Azuma, a artist based in Tokyo. His latest installation piece, if you could call it that, takes this statement to the extreme.