I create intricate, life-sized sculptures of plants and insects, curating collections of them and building installations and dioramas which aim to document different species and encourage a curiosity in nature. They are made using recycled paper, wire and other reclaimed materials which are carved, shaped and sometimes embroidered to bring the sculptures to life. I view my work as a 3D record of my discoveries and experiences of the natural world. By curating collections and building dioramas I hope to inspire and inform the imagination of others, encouraging them to question what they see and the worlds I have documented.

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EXHIBITIONS

 

Current/Future Exhibitions

Thompson's London: 'Small Wonder' 11th-24th December 2019, London.

Unit Twelve Gallery: 'Reclaim/Reimagine/Repurpose' 16th January - 2nd May 2020, Stafford.

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Kasasagi and all its images and creations are copyrighted and property of Kate Kato.
If you are interested in using any of my images please do contact me .

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Seasonal Study |

recycled paper, wire, thread | 60x80 cm | 2018