Upholstered & modified grocery
All other sculptures and images were
lost in the Bastrop fire.
Inspired by homeless people's
resourcefullness during the summer of
1986 when the artist was homeless,
himself, for 3 months before gaining
employment at the Menil Collection.
Current location unknown. Last seen at
Brazos Bookstore at the Menil
Collection. This was the last grocery
basket sculpture in the series.
Photo courtesy of Hickey-Robertson
|These are the prototype Lost Pines Bowls.
Inspired by Buddhist Oryoki bowls.
|Ceramics are a good balance to my
2D art of paintings and
photography. All work is handbuilt; I
do not use a wheel.
No two pieces are alike.
The three basic plant forms are
AGAVE, CACTUS, and
LECHUGUILLA. Only high fire
stoneware is used. The melted
dripping glazes are evocative of the
harsh desert climate where these
Influences from architect Antonin
Gaudi and the artist George Ohr are
clearly visible in my ceramic pieces.
All work on this page has been sold.
|Texas Black Gold Cactus lamp
Sold through Artisans Gallery,
|Sonny Burt and Bob Butler of
Seated in one of Sofa sets circa