The Concrete and the Tree

Written by Skye Gilkerson
© 2022 Skye Gilkerson

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Skye Gilkerson

Skye Gilkerson’s work in sculpture, installation, film, collage and writing often playfully compares human timescales with celestial cycles. Her art has been shown at the Pensacola Museum of Art, the Contemporary Museum of Baltimore, and FLAG Foundation in New York, and her writing has appeared in Floromancy and The Coastal Post. She was awarded artist residency grants with the La Napoule Art Foundation in La Napoule, France, and Tilleard Projects on Lamu Island, Kenya. Gilkerson’s solo exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Art was listed by the Baltimore Sun as one of the Top Ten Art Shows of the Year. Find her at and on instagram @skyegilkerson