what the hell is going on
Pallas Athene, Gustav Klimt, 1898
Historisches Museum der Stadt Wien, Vienna
By Camila Carlow, these stunning floral sculptures of human organs really capture anatomical form and nature in each piece. The temporary nature of blossoms also gives the work a hint at mortality and the human condition—they’re wonderful, it’s fairly easy to work out which is what organ!
"This work invites the viewer to regard our vital structures as beautiful living organisms, and to contemplate the miraculous work taking place inside our bodies, even in this very moment,"
I CAN’T HANDLE IT
me n my baby sister