Michael Rutkowsky / Pond Branch PotteryStudio Potter since receiving an MFA from USC, Columbia, SC in 1979. Makes functional and decorative reduction fired stoneware at...
Douglas Lacher's Gallery
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Tross Light Sculpture - fiddleback redwood - lit: This Tross sculpture has a black walnut frame with red gum accents. Light is projected through 8 veneer diffuser panels illuminating the beauty and complexity of the fiddleback redwood grain. The frame has an oil/varish finish. The exterior of the veneer diffuser panels has a walnut oil finish and the interior of the veneer diffuser panels has a heat resistant, polymer resin finish. This sculpture is illuminted with two 10", incandescent, low-heat aquarium bulbs readily available online. Width: 32", height 6". Currently available for $1050.
About this Gallery: My light sculptures are a departure from the world of functionality, using the beauty and complexity of wood grain to flesh out imaginative forms from within in a manner rarely seen. Structurally my light sculpture makes use of the same techniques employed in my lamps and sconces