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Tree Chair
by Christopher Fennell
wood
15' x 8' x 8'

Location: McIntire Road/Shencks Branch Park


Christopher Fennell Sculpture

Value: $9,500

Artist Statement

I build architectural skeletons from discarded objects. The elements in the structures swirl about a center and lean forward. Typically, the materials I use have been cast out by society, for example: demolished barns, broken bicycles and downed trees. I transform these objects into dynamic pieces and connect them into recognizable shapes, for example: waves, tornadoes, and pillars of fire. My work is site specific, taking advantage of the surrounding landscape and architecture. I place the sculpture for the maximum effect of discovery and scale.

 

Christopher Fennell
1010 South Carolina Ave. Suite #3
Washington, DC 20003
Phone: 202-236-1217
Website: www.cfennell.org
E-mail: chris@cfennell.org


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