Katie Spragg: Great Turf

Rob Kesseler showed a slide of one of Katie Spragg’s turf pieces alongside Durer’s Great Turf at his CAL talk on Friday.  Katie was in the audience and ended up on the sofa with Rob, Tessa and Ikuko.

Katie Spragg Turf and Durer’s The Great Piece of Turf 1503

Beautifully crafted, but it left me a little underwhelmed. Then looked at her website and I now appreciate her practice. Wow! Blooms, Peephole Boxes, Domes, site specific installation:

 

Animations:

 

Her work is a lesson in how to develop a idea.  Love it!

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