"For art to exist, for any sort of aesthetic activity or perception to exist, a certain physiological precondition is indispensable: intoxication." Friedrich Nietzsche
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Christopher Wilmarth worked with bronze, steel, and glass. He was a Professor of Sculpture at Cooper Union and Columbia University. He passed away at 44 in 1987.
The glass is frosted and semi-transparent. People can experience the transmission of light through the glass by getting "behind" the piece and then by altering distance to glass one can produce oneiric-like nebulous imagery.