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0121-1110=116052

2020

Single piece Signed Dated Titled

Size

189.99 x 29.97 x 29.97 cm
75 x 11.80 x 11.80 in

Year

2020

Medium

Sculpture

Reference

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Wood Camilla
 

, United States

Working with wood and metal, Jaehyo Lee produces immaculately formed, intricate sculptures that reveal a mastery of his materials and a winking, sophisticated wit. Lee eschews traditional distinctions between the fine and applied arts and makes both functional and functionless works, presenting benches, stools, and tables alongside abstract, biomorphic forms.

Burnt-black wood often serves as the sculptural ground into which Lee embeds discs of fresh wood or bent steel bolts and nails. His wood-on-wood combinations read as playful meditations on the multifaceted nature of wood itself, while the nails that often cover his wooden surfaces seem transformed into worms or spermatozoa—recalling a slithering, energetic galaxy of organisms.


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Address

Whistler,

Off-Piste Fine Arts Continues Its Dedication to the Promotion of Distinctive Canadian, American, and International Contemporary Art. We represent emerging, mid-career and established artists. Our art encompasses a diversity of styles including figurative, abstract and landscape. The gallery offers an exceptional selection of original paintings, multi-media w...

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