Lost In Paradise - Sculpture

Video: https://youtu.be/yZ9P5A1emgQ

06 / 2018

Rocks and fishing line

6min18s; 100.00 × 50.00 × 150.00 cm

Christina Cai’s installation ‘Lost In Paradise’ discusses how humanity’s pursuit of utopia can impact the environment. The work consists of a video featuring a lone figure in the desert constructing a wall of rocks from the surrounding environment, and a sculptural series of hanging rocks which form a semi-circular layout. In this work, Cai reflects on humanity’s endeavour to make nature fit within individual desires and serves as a reminder of the power of nature by forcing the audience into a claustrophobic space surrounding by the rocks’ sharp ridges.

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