• apocalyptic archaeology

    Apocalyptic Archaeology features works that are depictions of a ruined world. The works are meditations on the brevity of life, and reveal the awareness of passing time, erosion and decay, and the ultimate deterioration of manmade artifacts, such as architecture, interiors, and landscapes.

  • dreams and memories

    Dreams and Memories includes works that explore the intangible and inescapable realm of the psyche. The artists pose questions about the nature and meaning of recalled experiences, and about the way in which dreams and memories intersect and even morph from one level of consciousness to another.

  • voyeurs/provocateurs

    Voyeur/Provocateurs includes subversively witty scenes-satirical commentaries on art, culture, and politics. These works make the viewer into Peeping Toms that spy on secret scenes.

  • unnatural nature

    Unnatural Nature features work by artists that recreate natural environments using artificial materials and found objects which fool us into believing they are real places.view

category:  Unnatural Nature
Bethany de Forest, Pinhole, Butterfly-field, diorama

The image "Butterfly-field" is a pinhole picture taken in the raspberry-field model. The butterfly is photographed so close up that we look into its eyes and feel its character. 

Materials used are styrofoam, flock grass, imitation plants, casted rubber raspberry's, butterflies.


The picture is taken from the inside of a mirror box. Materials used are styrofoam, flock grass, imitation plants, casted rubber raspberry's, butterflies, cotton wool and color foils (for the sky) 


Are the red pieces Raspberries? And if so, are they real Raspberries or did you make them? If you did make them, what kind of material did you use and how did you do it?

I like the way you made this look like it is real.