Sculptures by Ann Weber seen at Rapt Studio SF, San Francisco - Personages, Watch Over Me
Sculptures by Ann Weber seen at Rapt Studio SF, San Francisco - Personages, Watch Over Me
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Personages, Watch Over Me

Description
Ann Weber is a California artist proficient in transforming the ordinary medium of cardboard into impressive large-scale sculptures reminiscent of pods, gourds, and organic spires. Located at Rapt Studio this playful cardboard-and-polyurethane sculpture uses quirky materiality to reflect the space.
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California artist Ann Weber transforms the ordinary medium of cardboard into impressive large-scale sculptures reminiscent of pods, gourds, and organic spires.

The sculptures have the appearance of large baskets woven into monumental forms with a rich patina created from layers of shellac applied to the surface. Visitors walk among and through the towering shapes, some as large as 16 feet tall, in an oversized wonderland of contoured forms.

Ann, who began her career as a ceramic artist, started working with the lighter medium of cardboard in 1991 and finds great interest in the possibility of making beautiful objects from common and mundane materials. Ann's abstract sculptures read as metaphors for life experiences such as the balancing acts that define our lives. She often works with this question in mind: “How far can I build this before it collapses?"

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