Things and a List of More Things

It is easy to disregard commonplace objects in a commonplace environment. Rune Guneriussen, a Norwegian artist, seeks to bring into relief the inherent strangeness of these items by placing them in unexpected settings, rendering them impossible to overlook.

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Her coupling of nature with select “out of place” elements from our society creates a surprisingly harmonious and ethereal effect.

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None of her art pieces remain, but that itself is quite beautiful.  They only exist within her photographs.  After making a masterful composition, she destroys her work. However, the moment lives on, begging us to ask whether the art is the photograph or the sculpture itself.

This post was written by Katelyn Rogers.

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