Mixed Media > Uroboros

plant, sculpture, one of a kind, altered book, altered text, bookwork, book, bookworks, unique book, altered book, alter, altered, installation, one of a kind, power tools
alfalfa seed, straw, steel
40 x 36 x 36 in.
1987
plant, sculpture, one of a kind, altered book, altered text, bookwork, book, bookworks, unique book, altered book, alter, altered, installation, power tools
alfalfa seed, straw, steel
40 x 36 x 36 in.
1987
plant, sculpture, one of a kind, altered book, altered text, bookwork, book, bookworks, unique book, altered book, alter, altered, installation, power tools
alfalfa seed, straw, steel
40 x 36 x 36 in.
1987

Uroboros is named for the universal symbol of the snake biting its own tail. Shown in its original circular form this “living” bookwork, constructed of layers of pulp and seed sprouts, represents both cosmic renewal and spiritual awakening.