SELECTED WORKS FROM 1976 - 1987

Series of sculptures created after studying Japanese joinery in Kyoto.

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Waterfall

1978 Douglas fir and pine wood ~ 18 x 16 x 16 inches "The starting point of this sculpture is a particular waterfall I knew as a child." Private Collection

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Into Yoshida

1978 Pine and poplar wood ~ 24 x 16 x 16 inches Private Collection

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Mountain Pond

1980 Douglas fir wood ~ 18 x 24 x 12 inches

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Mountain

1981 Walnut wood ~ 24 x 16 x 16 inches Private Collection

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Norumbega

1981 Walnut wood ~ 24 x 18 x 28 inches

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Hil

1981 Walnut wood ~ 28 x 24 x 24 inches

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Rock

1982 Walnut wood '~ 24 x 28 x 16 inches Permanent Collection Naples Museum of Art

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Forest Light Movement

1983 Walnut Wood and fieldstone ~ 50 x 40 x 24 inches Collection of New Britain Museum of American Art New Britain CT

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Red Rock I

1983 Cherry and walnut wood, with stone ~ 7 x 5 x 5 feet

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Red Rock II

1984 Elm and beech wood ~ 8 x 9 x 6 feet

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May Morning

May Morning, 1985 Cherry and walnut wood ~ 25 x 16 x 12 inches

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Morning Pond

1985 Walnut, cherry, pine, and beech wood ~ 8 x 6 x 7 feet

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Pemaquid

1986 Gold marker Rose, walnut, pine and elm wood ~ 7 x 3 x 2 feet

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Rock

1987 Fir and elm wood ~ 5 x 3 x 4 feet "I took some pictures of rocks while walking in the woods, and then stapled the very best few to a studio wall where the idea for a horizontal rock triptych evolved and was worked up in a large format in cardboard. I tried to preserve the precarious audacity of the tilted volumes by perching them on extremely thin supports emanating from a single large bracket block. This type of supporting structure was inspired by my exposure to Japanese architecture."

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Boston Hill

1987 Walnut wood and marker ~ 7 x 3 x 4 feet "This sculpture was developed from a specific drawing, part of a series of commuter drawings about the train ride out of Boston on the old New Haven equipment, before the tracks were enclosed by concrete walls."

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Snow Morning

1987 Acrylic, polychrome marker, and mixed media Cherry and pine wood ~ 3 x 3 x 3 feet