Amnesia / (detail) by Lisa Kokin - thread, book pages, wire, fauxliage of gingko waves incorporates text fragments from Silent Spring by Rachel Carson. Published in it was the first widely read book on environmental pollution caused by pesticide.
This drawing combines growth and decay to evoke a powerful emotion. It is beautiful and very sad. From an analytical point of view, the tone and form work together to create an aesthetically pleasing image.