The Steel project was sponsored by Atlas Tubing. Steels interaction with other materials is common place. Most frequently Steel is structural. Especially in architectural and military instances. Inspired by suspension bridges I knew to include steel cable.
Flint Free City Festival 2016.
The goal was to create a form you can make multiples of. Once I created my form, from wood. I made multiples of it using Polystyrene through Vacuum forming. I discovered I could multiply my form even more using plaster. Plaster, more cost effective, but heavier than Polystyrene
Dutch artist M.C. Esher inspired Pontoon Boat. Designed to give the passengers a surreal experience. The Wegkommen Dutch for "Get away". Designed for day trips with kitchen and bathroom onboard. Stepping onto the Wegkommen, will make you feel like your stepping into one of M.C. Esher illustrations!
Lighting is something that is extremely interesting. Light is truly what creates form, without it we could not see. Lamps give the ability to harness light, though not without its hurtles.
Acrylic paint on plywood
9" x 29.75"
Featured in College for Creative Studies Alumni exhibition 2016