GOLD AK47 “BRUTAL TO BEAUTIFUL“ 2019
24K Gold Deactivated Draco - short barrelled AK47 (captured from conflict zone), real butterflies + symbolic filled bullets. Each bullet is filled with precious stones.
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44 x 80 x 30 cm
Bullets filled with real precious stones, 'Brutal to Beautiful' raises the question “what price do we put on human life?” with expensive materials and exquisite, delicate butterflies masking this weapon of destruction his work looks at the juxtaposition of the brutality of war against the fragility of life and nature.