Olivia Shih | Smog

Olivia Shih | Smog

Materials: Acrylic, Sterling Silver, Steel

BFA, California College of the Arts, USA

“The glass-like glacier, devoid of snow and the color of deep sea, is an illusion of the sublime but a more than real indication of global changes. Through manipulation of texture and reflection of light, I also created an illusion—the illusion of carved ice or stone draped onto a ubiquitous, inexpensive, and non-biodegradable material: acrylic.”