Physis by Brendan Johnston

14th Annual ARC Salon (2019-2020)

Brendan Johnston

Physis

2019

55.88 × 45.72 × 30.48 cm | 22 × 18 × 12 in

Terra cotta

  • Honorable Mention / Fully From Life

Physis, is a greek word that refers to the 'process of growing or becoming', especially in regards to nature.  This sculpture is an allegory for the process of growth.  The flowers represent natural growth, and she represents humanity and the necessity for spiritual growth.