Dornier Dox

48” wingspan

2000

Sculpture

 

These images represent a small sample of the sculpture that Chris has made between the years 1969 and 1977 while a student at the University of Michigan, the Rhode Island School of Design and in his studio in Providence, Rhode Island.

The piece at right, though not exactly sculpture in the usual sense of the word, is the kind of three dimensional thing Chris has been working on lately.

It is made from thousands of small pieces and held together by tiny nuts and bolts. The pieces, which are no longer made, came from a German Toy company whose construction system was similar to the Erector and Mecanno systems.

Spilling Coffee

Wood 11” W x 20” H

1975

Ball Coming to a Skidding Stop

Walnut and Maple

30” L

Invisible Man Bookends

Bronze, each 6” L x 6” W x 7” H

1975

Big White Car

Ceramic, 33” L x 16” W x 8” H

1969

Cottage of The Horticulturist

Mixed Media

18” W x 24” L x 32” H

Design For a Chair Factory

Wood, 17” L x 17” W x 34” H

1973

 

Design For a Chair Factory

Wood, 17” L x 17” W x 34” H

1973

 

Obelisk in a Strong Wind

Wood, 9” L x10” W x 36” H

1977

 

Lux

Mahogany

6’ 2” L

Event at the Observatory

Waxes, Terracotta

1974

Titanic Sinking

Bronze, 28“ L x11”  W x12” H

1971

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