Artwork > Whaleheads

“Schaenexw”
Acrylic on red cedar
16 1/2” x 8 3/4”
2020
“Clavichord”
Acrylic on cedar wood
18” x 10” x 1 1/2”
2020
“Cobalt”
Acrylic on cedar
17” x 10” x 1 1/2”
2020
“Luna”
Acrylic on cedar wood
17” x 10” x 1 1/2”
2020
“Canola”
Acrylic on cedar wood
18” x 10” x 1 1/2”
2020
“Chicxulub”
Acrylic on cedar wood
24” x 1 1/2” x 20”
2020
“Beaufort”
Acrylic on spruce wood
24” x 1 1/2” x 18”
2020
“Tchyp”
Acrylic on cedar
18” x 9” x 1 1/2”
2020
“Cerulean”
Acrylic on cedar
18” x 9” x 1 1/2”
2020
“Queequeg”
Acrylic on cedar
18” x 9” x 1 1/2”
2020
“Nimbus”
Acrylic on cedar wood
18” x 10” x 1 1/2”
2020
“Grayscale”
Acrylic on cedar
18” x 9” x 1 1/2”
2020
“Herb”
Acrylic on cedar
18” x 9” x 1 1/2”
2020
“Filigree”
Acrylic on cedar
18” x 9 1/2” x 1 1/2”
2020
“Rorschach”
Acrylic on cedar
18” x 9 1/2” x 1 1/2”
2020
"Wampanoag, Mark 8" (articulated)
Acrylic on pine and spruce wood
48" x 20" x 1 1/2"
2020
"Wampanoag, Mark 8"
Acrylic on pine and spruce wood
48" x 20" x 1 1/2"
2020
"Friday"
Acrylic on cedar wood
23" X 9 1/2" X 1 1/2"
2020
"Friday" (interior)
Acrylic on cedar
23" X 9 1/2" X 1 1/2"
2020
"Ursa Minor, Mark 6"
Acylic on spruce and poplar wood
24" x 20" x 1 1/2"
2019
"Nile, Mark 5"
Acylic on spruce and poplar wood
18" x 12" x 3/4"
2019
"Calico, Mark 5"
Acylic on spruce and poplar wood
18" x 12" x 3/4"
2019
"Ursa Major, Mark 5"
Acylic on spruce and poplar wood
18" x 12" x 3/4"
2019
"Calf, Mark 7" (articulated)
Acylic on spruce and poplar wood
14" x 10" x 3/4"
2019
"Calf, Mark 7"
Acylic on spruce and poplar wood
14" x 10' x 3/4"
2019
"Black, Mark 3" and "Blue, Mark 4"
Acrylic on pine, poplar, and spruce wood
48" x 20" 1 1/2"
2019
"Blue, Mark 4" (with entanglement configuration)
Acrylic on pine, poplar, and spruce wood
48" x 20" 1 1/2"
2019
"Blue, Mark 4" (detail)
Acrylic on pine, poplar, and spruce wood
48" x 20" 1 1/2"
2019
"Black, Mark 3"
Acrylic on pine, poplar, and spruce wood
48" x 20" 1 1/2"
2019
"Gray Whale, Mark 2" (articulated)
Acrylic on pine, poplar, and spruce wood
18" x 1 1/2"
2019
"Gray Whale, Mark 2"
Acrylic on pine, poplar, and spruce wood
18" x 1 1/2"
2019
"Baleen Three"
Acrylic on pine, poplar, and spruce wood
18" x 1 1/2"
2019
"Baleen Three" (interior)
Acrylic on pine, poplar, and spruce wood
18" x 1 1/2"
2019
"Port and Starboard, Mark 1" (articulated)
Acrylic on pine, poplar, and spruce wood
18" x 1 1/2"
2019
"Port and Starboard, Mark 1"
Acrylic on pine, poplar, and spruce wood
18" x 1 1/2"
2019

These articulated sculptures depict the feeding mechanics of baleen whales. Physiological features including baleen plating, blubber pigmentation, and prey are detailed in paint and carved relief. The physical nature of these models provide a tactile experience for viewers diverse in culture, language, and sensory ability.