Basketball, beeswax and pine resin, crystal, glass, and metallic seed beads, lazy susan, glass cloche, Canadian maple platter.
Agape is the divine and selfless love of charity and care for others.
The world in need of our stewardship and care is projected in topographical view of heights and depths inlaid on the orb.
What was formerly dribbled, tossed, dunked and slammed is transformed into a delicately iridescent, ethereal mystery.
Marina Dempster is a multidisciplinary artist, curator and professional photographer. Her sculptural fibre art has been exhibited internationally in a over a dozen art museums including the Cheoungju International Biennale, representing some of the best of Canadian Craft, while her commercial and portrait/documentary photography work has seen her win awards, including a Juno.