About Laurel Roth

( 1973 )
Geboorteplaats (USA)

Laurel Roth Hope lives and works in Northern California. Prior to becoming a full-time, self-taught artist she worked as a park ranger and in natural resource conservation. These professional experiences influenced her current work, which centers on the human manipulation of and intervention into the natural world and the choices we must make everyday between our individual desires and the well being of the world at large. In 2013 she and her sometime collaborator, Andy Diaz Hope, completed a year-long Fellowship at the de Young Museum of San Francisco examining the history of human cooperation through architecture. Her work is included in the permanent collections of the Smithsonian, the Museum of Art and Design in New York, the Mint Museum, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, among others.

Allegory of the Monoceros

Allegory of the Monoceros 2008

Allegory of the Infinite Mortal

Allegory of the Infinite Mortal 2010

Reflection Engine

Reflection Engine 2011

Allegory of the Prisoner’s Dilemma

Allegory of the Prisoner’s Dilemma 2012

Food #1: Cow Jawbone

Food #1: Cow Jawbone 2008

Lap of Luxury: Persian Cat (II)

Lap of Luxury: Persian Cat (II) 2007

Biodiversity Reclamation Suits for Urban Pigeons: Paradise Parrot

Biodiversity Reclamation Suits for Urban Pigeons: Paradise Parrot 2012

Man’s Best Friend: Chihuahua #3

Man’s Best Friend: Chihuahua #3 2008

Food #7, Cow

Food #7, Cow 2009

Food #4, Pig

Food #4, Pig 2008

Man’s Best Friend: Pug #2

Man’s Best Friend: Pug #2 2008

Cow’s Tooth (Klein)

Cow’s Tooth (Klein) 2011

Biodiversity Reclamation Suits for Urban Pigeons: Ivory Billed Woodpecker

Biodiversity Reclamation Suits for Urban Pigeons: Ivory Billed Woodpecker 2008

Cow’s Tooth (groot)

Cow’s Tooth (groot) 2011