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Gasoline Leaf

Joseph Ingleby

Reference

SAS0101_003

Year

1999

Dimensions (cm)

Height: 38
Length: 117
Depth: 76

Materials

Steel

Suitable Locations for the Work

  • Indoors
  • Floor-based
  • Freestanding

Background, history, commissioner of the work

Work exploring nature and the man-made, in this case the automobile in a North American context. Work made on residency at Sculpture Space, Utica, New York State, USA, March - April 1999. Exhibited at the Royal British Society of Sculptors Annual Exhibition; RSS Gallery, Dora House, South Kensington, London, 2002.

Thematic/contextual information

Abstract organic sculpture for interiors exploring functional and natural associations and forms. Considering nature and environmental balance, the automobile language of rolled steel metamorphoses into a leaf.

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