Pride is an Island
Granite, serpentine. 1983. 7” high with base. Private collection.
Pride is an Island happened when I experimented with a new way of grinding stone without thinking in representational or symbolic terms. It was just a shape, produced by a set of movements. Mounted as I mounted it, however, it conjured images in my imagination. Sometimes I saw it as a bird, but usually it was a human figure expressing human thoughts, feelings, and attitudes.
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