Measurements: 3.5m tall
Construction: Steel frame and base plate, aluminium, steel mesh and render, glass skin. The glass surface is pattern cut, like a tailored suit and then is hand painted with glass enamel and fired to form a permanent glass colour. The whole is then polished and grouted.
The Rise series of sculptures illustrate waves that invisibly connect the earth to the universe. Waves of energy such as heat, gravity, electromagnetism rise, flow and pulse. Rise 1 has concealed bearings which allow the sculpture to rotate in strong wind to create less resistance. 2018