Several new amazing sculptures from artist Kate MccGwire who creates organic objects from thousands of collected pigeon feathers.   See much more at the link:   http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2013/10/kate-mccwire-feather-sculptures/

life-as-a-lab: “ Amazing sculptures from artist Kate McGwire who creates organic objects from thousands of collected pigeon feathers.

Colour, Pattern and Texture, Kate MccGwire, Artist, Evacuate (detail), 2010, Mixed media with feathers (Mallard, goose, peacock, pheasant, teal, woodcock, woodpigeon, quail, grouse, French partridge, turkey and chicken)

Closeup of the feathers used in the larger installation piece. Art & Lair: Artist and Feather - Kate MccGwire

Kate MccGwire uses feathers as a medium. "Feathers are a familiar object that she redefines into a material that powerfully surges"

the work of Kate MccGwire that uses feathers as its medium. Feathers are a familiar object that she redefines into a materials that powerfully surges. Shown above: Deave, Sluice, and Retch.

kate mccgwire layers feather sculptures at st mary in the castle

Kate Mccgwire’ feather sculptures are made up of thousands of individual feathers.

Kate Mccgwire

Artist Creates Free-Flowing Sculptures From of Recycled Feathers (Photos) : TreeHugger

fine’, 2012 - kate mccgwire mixed media with crow feathers in antique cabinet

fine’, 2012 - kate mccgwire mixed media with crow feathers in antique cabinet

kate mccgwire layers feather sculptures at st mary in the castle

kate mccgwire layers feather sculptures at st mary in the castle - designboom

kate mccgwire - flights of fancy

Feather Art

London-based installation artist, Kate MccGwire, creates 'flight of fancy' pieces from pigeon feathers.

Kate MccGwire

EXHIBITION: Museum Arnhem Known for its commitment to Realist painting, the Museum Arnhem ‘selects artists who do not simply reproduce reality, but, instead produce it.

Hasp, 2015 <span class=bodytxt>Photo: JP Bland courtesy of Kate MccGwire </span> (<a href=index.php?pid=40&nid=2&sid=2015&work_id=120>More information</a>)

It was back in 2006 that Kate MccGwire started collecting pigeon feathers, after discovering one of their colonies in south London, and once again, it w .

kate mcgwire - vex

Tickled by Feathers

kate mccgwire 'host' by miaki, via Flickr

kate mccgwire 'host' by miaki, via Flickr

CORVIDAE (Angles) - Kate MccGwire

CORVIDAE (Angles) - Kate MccGwire

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