The sculptures I create focus on human psychology, stripped of context and rationalization, and articulated through animal and human forms. On the surface, these figures are simply feral and domestic individuals suspended in a moment of tension. Beneath the surface they embody the impacts of aggression, territorial desires, isolation, and pack mentality.
–Beth on her sculptures.
Beth Cavener captures the awkward and uncomfortable edges between animal and human by creating beautiful sculptures that intertwine the two. Bas Berkhout has crafted a beautiful short film interviewing this talented and imaginative artist. Take a look below.