In the subject of her work, broken symbolism reflects a deteriorated futuristic society where all secrets to the alchemical Magnum Opus have been discovered. One can simply turn lead into gold with a mere algorithm and turn a batch of Elixir of Life. As a result, base metals have all been transformed into silver and gold creating a society uninhibited for their lust of metal that shines as bright as the sun. Any preciousness in the life of material has rendered it meaningless with its abundance and relative inutility.
All this leading to the beautiful demise of a world where the people should have known better: All that glitters is not gold. She builds the artifacts that were left behind, forlorn and deteriorated.