The word ‘becoming’ in philosophical terms is stated as ‘the dynamic aspect of being’
The sculpture “Becoming” Is a symbolic space of being, an ark containing the secret mysteries of human life, of consciousness, reproduction, growth and evolution.
Georgina Coburn gave her thoughts on the Pangolin ‘Ark Sculpture Exhibition’ at Chester Cathedral in October 2017 including ‘Becoming’
“The combination of two forms, genders, chromosomes and Freeborough’s alchemical approach to mixing elements, gives her work a feeling of transcendence that is both worldly and spiritual.”
“They appear not in flight or conflict, but as dual aspects of the human psyche within us all, masculine and feminine elements necessary for conception, procreation and arguably in the balance of attaining a higher state of being.”