Saturday, June 25, 2011

Wood Sculpture

"Korean sculptor Cha Jong-Rye works with wood as if it were clay or paint. She layers and sands hundreds of delicate wood pieces to create pockmarked canvases, threatening beds of thorns, or wall-sized recreations of crumpled cloth napkins. Jong-Rye completed her graduate work at Ewha Women’s University in Seoul in 1996 and has had numerous group exhibits and five solo shows, her latest at the Sungkok Art Museum."

The surfaces have an almost cactus like texture. Her works are formidable and her patience impregnable. I'm wowed.

1 comment:

  1. another awesome art discovery you are sharing :))


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