We surround ourselves with elements from nature in the form of manicured lawns, sculpted trees,
and our domesticated companions. We bend the natural world to our tastes and create a comfortable
place from which to appreciate its unpredictable beauty. My sculptures weave every da
Rachel Denny is a multimedia artist and sculptor heavily inspired by the natural world around us. She resides outside of Portland, Oregon and is best known for her “Domestic Trophies” – deer mounts covered in cozy cashmere cable knit woolens. Denny’s work touches on the concepts of human intervention in nature, domesticity, femininity, and the increasingly pressing environmental issues present in our society. Her work allows the viewer to question their place in nature, and what the relationship between humans and the natural world entails.