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Living Sculptures of Grass

This is way beyond your typical Chia Pet.

Mathilde Roussel is a French artist who created amazing sculptures of human figures. Made ​​of metal and covered with growing grass, the figures are shaped in various positions. Roussel is very interested in the relation between the human body and nature, and the sculptures she built symbolize a transformation of these.

via Living Sculptures of Grass • Highsnobiety.



Beth Kelley is an applied & digital anthropologist with an overall interest in how people engage with and are impacted by their environments and vice versa. This has manifested itself in many ways, by looking at creativity, playful spaces, built environments, and environmental enrichment, sustainability, design research, and integrative and collaborative models of learning such as through play and hands-on learning.