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Rebecca Louise Law : Life in Death, Hardback Book

Description

Life in Death is the most comprehensive collection to date of work by artist Rebecca Louise Law. The book documents the evolution of Law's unique artistic practice, the use of flowers as preserved sculptural material.

A journey through the earliest experiments, to her best known immersive installations, via a series of beautifully documented photographs.

It also provides a unique insight into the life and influences of the artist, including an introduction written by Law. The title culminates with exclusive imagery of Life in Death, Law's forthcoming exhibition showcasing a sculptural installation at the heart of Kew's Shirley Sherwood Gallery, which pays homage to the expertise in preservation presented throughout Kew's collections and represents a symbol of natural durability which is central to Law's practice. Life in Death runs from 7 October 2017 - 11 March 2018 in the Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 172 pages, 80 Illustrations, color
  • Publisher: Royal Botanic Gardens
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  • Category: Art & design styles: from c 1960
  • ISBN: 9781842466469