Produced by Gabriel Rico
Ceramic, set of two leaves
Edition of 3 + 2AP
Comes with signed certificate of authenticity
This series was featured in the exhibition "Discipline of the Cave" at the Aspen Art Museum in 2019.
Can be purchased as the set of two leaves, or in the Yardstick Series set of seven pieces. Please inquire for additional details.
About the artist:
Gabriel Rico’s work is characterized by the interrelation of seemingly disparate objects. A self-proclaimed “ontologist with a heuristic methodology,” Rico pairs found, collected, and manufactured materials to create sculptures that invite viewers to reflect on the relationship between humans and our natural environment. He frequently uses neon, taxidermy, ceramics, branches, and more personal pieces of his past to create an equation or formulation, achieving a precise geometry despite the organic, roughly hewn character of his materials. His installations ironically and poetically combine natural and unnatural forms, insisting on a necessary contemplation of their asymmetry as well as our own cultural and political flaws.