An Inherited
Inherent Whimsy
Meets
A Stupendously
Serendipitous
Coincidence
2013-Present (work-in-progress)
 
Weight unknown
92 in H, 56 in L, 30 in W / 233.68 cm H, 142.24 cm L, 76.2 cm W

24 ga copper wire, 8 ga copper wire, 6 ga copper wire, 4 ga copper wire, 12 ga coated aluminum wire, copper ground wire, copper pipe, copper tubing

acrylic, blacklight reactive paint, glow in the dark paint, spray paint

alternate tellin shell found by the artist in Clearwater, FL, amethyst from Brazil, black amber, blue calcite from Mexico, blue calcite sphere from Mexico, blue glass, bornite, calcite from Turkey, cat’s eye fiberoptic sphere purchased by the artist in San Antonio, TX, citrine (treated) from Brazil, conglomerate found by the artist in San Diego, CA, fighting conch shell found by the artist in Saint Petersburg, FL, concrete created and carved by the artist, fluorite from Brazil, fluorite sphere from Brazil, geode from Mexico, green calcite, Herkimer diamond in matrix, limestone from Florida,  malachite sphere from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, malachite found by the artist in Elephant Butte, New Mexico, mammoth tooth chip, moonstone from Madagascar, orange calcite from Mexico, orange glass, peach selenite sphere from Morocco, pebble from Canada, pebble found by the artist in Conklin’s Gully, NY, pebble from Hawaii, pebble from Tennessee, petrified wood found by the artist in Elephant Butte, New Mexico, purple glass, pyrite from Brazil, pyrite sphere from Brazil, quartz from Brazil, quartz with iron from Brazil, quartz sphere from Brazil, quartzite from Utah, sandstone from Turkey, shark tooth from Morocco, slate, smoky quartz (treated) from Brazil, smoky quartz from Brazil, smoky elestial quartz from Brazil, sodalite from Brazil, sunstone from India, tiger’s eye from Brazil, white glass



(Incomplete)

An Inherited
Inherent Whimsy
Meets
A Stupendously
Serendipitous
Coincidence
No.2

2017-2022
 
24 in. H, 21 in. L, 16.5 in. W
90.6 lbs

 

30 ga sterling silver, 28 ga pure copper, 26 pure copper, 22 ga copper coated aluminum, 22 ga aluminum,18 ga copper coated aluminum, 18 ga aluminum,12 ga copper coated aluminum, 9 ga copper coated aluminum, 8 ga copper coated aluminum, 8 ga aluminum, 8 ga copper, 6 ga copper,  4 ga aluminum, 1/4 OD copper tubing, 3/8 OD copper tubing, 1/2 ID copper tubing

 

acrylic with blue iridescent medium, acrylic with full spectrum iridescent medium, vintage clay from Germany, concrete, hot glue, resin, vintage resin

 

Campo del Cielo meteorite from Argentina, Nan Tan meteorite from China, Olivine crystals from pallasite meteorite from Admire, Kansas, United States of America

 

dinosaur bone, Wooly Mammoth fur from Siberia

 

2000 year old Roman coin, 50 Pfennig, dated 1993, coin from Germany

 

aquamarine, brucite from Pakistan, carnelian, Mad River Zyamara carnelian from Madagascar, chrysoprase from Australia, crystal, cubic zirconia, blue diamond, glass, glass from India, glow in the dark glass, recycled glass from bottles made in Ghana, Millefiori glass, lampwork glass, lampwork glass from India, goldstone, blue and orange mixed goldstone, larvikite from Norway, fire opal from Mexico, green opal from Australia, black opal from Ethiopia, blue opal from Ethiopia, opal from Ethiopia, freshwater pearl from China, freshwater keshi pearl from China, black Tahitian pearl from Tahiti, prehnite, pyrite from Brazil, pyrite with druzy quartz from Brazil, quartz from Arkansas, quartz from Brazil, black tourmaline in quartz,  sapphire from India, orange sapphire from India, spessartite garnet, tanzanite from Tanzania, tera hertz, Imperial topaz from Brazil



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