CHLORO
SAPIENS

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Chlorosapiens - contact for price
Garret Kane 2018
Mixed media installation
84 x 48 x 60 inches
10% of profits donated to EDF.org

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A group of beings frozen in time, transmuted into trees during some cataclysmic event - like the victims of Pompeii. The Chlorosapians consist of 6 life size cement figures permanently installed along a pathway during Lakewood Elements Festival in Pennsylvania.

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Wood, plaster, aluminum foil, cement, glue, stains, branches, roots, mud, found living moss.

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GOLEMECHA

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Golemecha - contact for price
Garret Kane 2017
Mixed media assemblage
84 x 48 x 60 inches
10% of profits donated to EDF.org

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In Judaic folklore a Golem is a protector made from mud and sticks. In Japanese culture a Mecha is a protector made from advanced robotics. By combining them we create a modern day protector of everything, constructed not only of nature but technology as well. 

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Plastic, welded metal rods, wire mesh, plaster wrap, 3D printed parts, glue, spray paint, borax, branches, roots, tree kits, LED kits, preserved moss, preserved bonsaI, copper plating, and patina kits.

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HEXAPOLIS

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Hexapolis - contact for price
Garret Kane 2018
Mixed media assemblage
Varying sizes
10% of profits donated to EDF.org

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Inspired by the landscapes and communities of Brazil - Hexapolis is the manifestation of technology and nature through cityscapes and the various beings that inhabit them. It is meant to be at once harmonious and destructive. At times fungal, growing, and spawning.

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Found wood, branches, roots, preserved moss, silicon molds, gesso, 3D printed PLA, resin, monoammonium phosphate, clay, oil and acrylic paint, synthetic plants, scenic materials.

Mae Natureza 40" x 30"

Rei De Foresta 40" x 30"

Amazonia 40" x 30"

Paraiso 40" x 30"

Ibirapuera 40" x 30"

Ilhabela & Caverna 24" x 18"

Prudente, Madeleina & Elefante 24" x 20"

SYMBIOTICS

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Symbiotics - contact for price
Garret Kane 2017
Mixed media assemblage
Average size: 48" x 36"
10% of profits donated to EDF.org

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A wall mounted series each piece represents organic matter merging with its technological surroundings demonstrating how our technology can enhance the natural world - creating something beyond what either can be individually.

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Plywood, found wood, driftwood, branches, copper paint, resin, preserved moss, preserved flowers, fake flowers, glue.

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MIMICRI

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Mimicri - contact for price
Garret Kane 2016
Mixed media sculpture
17 x 14 x 11 inches
10% of profits donated to EDF.org

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A synthetic school of fish, each piece is carved from wood which extends out into fins of man-made materials with microcircuitry stenciled onto them. The work demonstrates the way in which humanity copies and reflects nature back onto itself. 

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Various species of wood, steel, glass, 3D printed stencils, spray paint, glue, chain.

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SERAPHOIDS

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Seraphoids - contact for price
Garret Kane 2015-17
Mixed media sculpture
15 x 12 x 8 inches
10% of profits donated to EDF.org

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Pseudo-angelic beings created by human technology with god-like ability’s to restore our world and correct the crises’s we’ve wrought upon ourselves - the destruction of our forests, depletion of fresh water, increasing carbon emissions, etc. 

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3D printed plastic, branches, drift wood, raw minerals, feathers, clay, oil paint, acrylic paint, preserved moss, preserved flowers, fake flowers, monoammonium phosphate crystals, hobby kits, glue.

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