Artist Kate MccGwire creates beautiful and stirring sculptures and installations using feathers. Design Sponge introduces her work to us.
"I gather, collate, re-use, layer, peel, burn, reveal, locate, question, duplicate, play and photograph"
"She will take an everyday thing or idea that is intrinsically discomfiting and, by re-framing it, entice the viewer into re-examining their preconceptions and prejudices - cultural, historical, personal - about the everyday. The viewer's response is visceral, the impact immediate, the ideas triggered resonating in their mind somewhere beyond rational interpretation."