Adriane Colburn, Forest for the Trees, 2010. Paper, ink jet prints, aluminium, steel, ink, paint. Building a set of hanging terraria out of emphatically man-made materials like steel, aluminum, and paper, artist Adriane Colburn made this work in an effort to isolate the effects and pitfalls of human efforts to contain and commodify natural processes.
An Art Deco Pair of Citrine, Diamond, Onyx and Platinum Ear Pendants, circa 1920. The elongated designs suspending a pair of citrine briolettes weighing approximately 28.00 carats, from diamond-set floral caps topped by a tapering line accented by round diamonds, onyx accents, mounted in platinum. #ArtDeco