Picture a forklift, dwarfed by its own cloud of exhaust.
One of many intricate details in an artwork titled “Lifting Clouds,” the forklift symbolizes global trade, but the pollution it is causing is only half the story. The exhaust is made up of billows of delicate, lacy peony flowers — making the piece a pretty picture.
It was created by Bovey Lee, whose work is on view in a show called “Conundrums” at Rena Bransten Gallery. Read More