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Carrie G; Pest Control, 2019; Copper Plate Etching with Chine Collé on Paper; 10 x 10″; Printmaking

This media file is attached to: Closing the Distance: North View Gallery 2020 Student Virtual Exhibition

Carrie G; Pest Control, 2019; Copper Plate Etching with Chine Collé on Paper; 10 x 10"; Printmaking

This piece consists of 9 individual copper plates, each with various techniques applied to create subtle textures that are then unified with the larger image of the ant. The different aspects of the final image represent our relationship with nature: how man-made elements coexist with the natural, and how we as humans at once cherish nature while also attempting to destroy it.

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