Over the last several weeks my advanced sculpture students transformed this: Into this: Their assignment was to create anthropomorphic flowers, to research flowers and to find human characteristics in blooms and or plants. This was a public sculpture project so they used steel to create their forms and they had to design and build anchors to secure the sculptures to the ground.
A fossil leaf collected on a Virginia canal bank is one of North America's oldest flowering plants, a 120-million-year-old species new to science. The find raises questions about whether pollen evolved along with flowering plants or... Read Post
PARIS.- The Jardins des Tuileries in Paris has been enlivened by Yayoi Kusama's vibrantly colored Flowers That Bloom at Midnight, a series of unique largescale sculptures. This is the first time that these sculptures are seen in Fra... Read Post
A fossil in the collection of the Smithsonian Institution could represent the oldest flowering plant ever found in North America, researchers say.University of Maryland doctoral student Nathan Jud said was looking at a batch of anci... Read Post