International Sculpture Center



Kate Raudenbush

Altered State
18x18x27 feet
Fabricated Steel

A giant birdcage the shape of the US Capitol dome is created with the eagle imagery of the Pacific Northwest Native American Tribes. Symbolically illustrating a colonial power structure built with the skins of another culture. Powder coated laser-cut steel. Also includes a 3 level Lucite bird swing ladder, a 360 cantilevered balcony, interior integrated light sources and rotating projections of eagle feathers at night. Featured art at the CoSM artist retreat center, Wappinger falls, New York.