narrative sculpture

The house is made from an old refrigerator drawer and the rest is recycled steel plate. The wind from the wolf's mouth is copper plated welding rod. The plants are scrap left over from cutting out the flames on the Firebird Grill....

The Dancer Sculptures come in two styles: the powder coat enamel version shown here and a steel and copper version. In creating these sculptures, I try to capture the essential gesture so precisely that the mind completes the movement—making a still image appear to be in...

Here's another narrative sculpture that Mya designed. Click the thumbnail images to see detail shots. I love the way she used the tree and the bed post to organize the frames of the story! Pretty sophisticated work for a sixteen-year old.This piece...

A few months ago I designed a fence for a residence in Chicago that seemed perfect for public art opportunities. Based on the idea of advent calendars, the fence featured Mondrian like grids of doors which, when opened, would reveal steel silhouettes. From a public art...

I got a call towards the end of February regarding a potential ironwork commission in Wicker Park. The client wanted a fence to enclose his front yard, creating a private space and screening the yard from viewers on the street. In the course of talking...