Selected Object Poetry

Astra explores the confluence of visual play and semantics through a range of diverse sculptures that outgrow their minimalist bounds. She mainly uses ecologically-friendly materials such as bio-resin, cellulose, beeswax and wood to respond to the urgent ecological challenges we face today. Her objects often have an interactive element and present alternative ways for poetry that is not fixed to the page. Extrapolating from Astra's work is a set of techniques and values characterised by the layering of meanings and materials. 


Glacial, 2020

Bio-resin and cellulose acetate


Book babel, 2020

Bio-resin, paper and cellulose acetate

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Pages, 2020

Bio-resin, paper and cellulose acetate


artificial honeycomb, 2020

Bio-resin, polylactic acid and cellulose acetate


clogged, 2020

Bio-resin and vitrail


Test tubes #1, 2020

Paper, concrete and glass


A Tiny Jenga, 2020

Limited edition of 20, published by 8OX Press

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