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Saints & Others

 
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Saint Sebastian

2004

2.0 x 1.5 x 0.4 mtr  Lead, Steel and Rope


A Roman martyr, tied to a tree and shot through with arrows so the story goes and as often classically depicted. This sculpture re-imagines it as a lead reliquary, often used by the Romans, suspended by ropes and pierced with steel arrow shafts.

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Gabriel - Saint or Angel
2011

1.8 x 0.8 x 0.7 mtrs  Found objects and lead sculpted mask.


The Archangel Gabriel. Gods  messenger and guardian. Recognized in all western religions and Islam. Mythologically he/she carried a horn, although the Bible doesn't specifically say this. This interpretation, mounted on a tripod, is made from found objects.