Bough Laden With Black by Shayne Dark
- 66 × 25 × 6 inches
167.6 × 63.5 × 15.2 cm
About the Work
This striking, powder coated steel branch resembles a network of dangling roots or veins. Poised between representation and abstraction, this intricate hand forged wall sculpture is saturated in egg shell black. His work was reviewed in Sculpture Magazine, 2015.
In 2016, Dark exhibited at the Brooklyn Sculpture Center, where he was artist in residence. The same year, he was given a solo exhibition at the Albright Knox, NY. Dark has received six Ontario Arts Council grants and a Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant. His work may be found in numerous private, corporate and public collections including Queen’s University, the Canadian Embassy in Prague, the City of Ottawa, the Federal Communications Commission, New York.