Wire mesh, steel, tar, cedar, particleboard
Overall: 87 × 49 × 24 in. (220.98 × 124.46 × 60.96 cm)
USE THIS LINK FOR A HIGH RESOLUTION IMAGE - AS YOU DRAW, LOOK CLOSELY AT THE DETAILS OF THE MATERIALS AND THE LEVEL OF CRAFTSMANSHIP
“What I’m interested in is work that has a myriad of associations but is also extremely pared down.”
Watch this video:
1. Choose a work of Puryear's to sketch, beyond the primary thumbnail you have already completed. Feel free to look at images beyond those provided on the included website. Include the credit line info.
2. List the important facts about Puryear's life, work, and his inspirations (so that you can better understand the content of his work and what makes him the artist that he is).
3. Explain your thoughts about his work and how you might be able to draw inspiration from it.