(Un)natural

by Sophie Engert

What is the nature of beauty?

     

The living environments of our ancestors still affect our sense of beauty. We even shape our parks and gardens to resemble savannah landscapes with pastures, bodies of water and groups of trees. Our buildings and urban landscapes on the other hand quite often ignore our biophillic sense of beauty.

This plastic shape is a translation of the natural beauty of water into synthetic materials.

First trials: