Recyclic #2

Recyclic #2

18" x 9 1/2" x 15"; this was purchased by a private collector

Recyclic #3

Recyclic #3

18" x 9 1/2" x 15"; motorcycle tire, wood, plaster, wax figures, artificial plant parts, acrylic paint

Recyclic #3 - wall mounted

Recyclic #3 - wall mounted

Since floor space is so precious in NYC, I designed the Recyclic series to be able to be wall mounted.

Recyclic #4

Recyclic #4

25" x 11 1/2" x 13"; SUV tire, wood, plaster, was figures, artificial plant parts, acrylic paint

Recyclic #4 - pedestal view

Recyclic #4 - pedestal view

Recyclic #5

Recyclic #5

25" x 11 1/2" x 13"; SUV tire, wood, plaster, wax figures, artificial plant parts, acrylic paint

Recyclic #5 - closeup

Recyclic #5 - closeup

The other Recyclic sculptures looked closed to me, so I wanted to invert architectural features and open the image up.

Recyclic #1

Recyclic #1

18" x 12" x 17"; SUV tire, wood, plaster, wax figures, artificial plant parts, acrylic paint

Recyclic #1 - closeup

Recyclic #1 - closeup

This was inspired by an old landfill in the woods east of the Saw Mill River Parkway south of Mt. Kisco in Westchester County, NY

Plastivegetation #1

Plastivegetation #1

21"h x 30" x 16"; plastic bottles, plaster, artificial plant parts, wax figures, acrylic paint

Plastivegetation #2

Plastivegetation #2

34"h x 24" x 17"; plastic bottles, plaster, artificial plant parts, wax figures, acrylic paint

Plastivegetation #2 - detail

Plastivegetation #2 - detail

I felt a bit uncomfortable with the racial purity implied by my monochromatic figures, so I tried mixing the colors up on the figures to better reflect our own mixed genetic heritages.  

These are really tough to photograph.