Pillars are an age old form. Spiritual, powerful, evocative. A marker of the presence and life. A lightning rod connecting the earth and the sky. The pillar has been a symbol of wonder about our place in the universe wherever humanity has stopped to gaze at the stars and look for purpose.
Series Five Turnings. Poplar, turned and painted by hand.
Connecting Me and We
18” to 44” tall, 5” dia.
THE ELEMENTS, AND LOOPS
Loops #3 8”x12”, 2017
Loops #4 8”x12”, 2017
Printed on 100% kozo Japanese handmade paper with oil based inks
Our place in the universe
I know noble accents And lucid, inescapable rhythms; But I know, too, That the blackbird is involved In what I know.
Loops #2 8”x12”, 2017
The Elements, the Power, the Universe and Time.
The Elements, Composition #1 18”x24”, 2017
The Elements, Composition #2 18”x24”, 2017
THIS IS NOT HOW THEY SAID IT
This Is Not...., Assemblage #7 48”x48”, 2011
These sculptures provide a visceral example of the human tendency to dismantle our natural world and reassemble the pieces into environments that feel deeply inhuman.