Molten Passion (6000)
Jocelyn Pratt

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Taupo scoria

Molten Passion
is also seen as symbolic of the Heart of Stone. Sculpted out of volcanic stone that retains heat from the sun and challenges the interpretation of heart of stone being hard and cold. The scoria heart suggests heat and molten passion and speaks of strength but also fragility.

Presenting stylish refined outlines Jocelyn sculpts modernist interpretive works representative of natural forms.
Jocelyn favors the use of local material and enhances the natural qualities of stone with polish and texture techniques.
While the majority of her International and Public works are monumental, she also sculpts exquisite smaller works for interior and intimate outdoor spaces.
Many of her works are evocative of her surrounding environment, nature and the effect that society and political influences have on the environment and people.
Participating in more than 60 symposia and in numerous exhibitions Jocelyn’s sculptures are held in public and private collections throughout New Zealand and Internationally.