Dirk Staschke

2015

3rd Place recipient

I make sculptures based on paintings in what is traditionally considered a craft medium. In this translation, the sculptural representation of still life painting creates abstract forms. The results are beautifullly made objects that simultaneously expose the crude structures of their creation. 

  • Birds in Hand

    Birds in Hand 58x40x9" 2014

    Ceramic, wood, leather, epoxy

  • Translations #5

    Translations #5 20x6x16" 2015

    Ceramic

  • Translation #1

    Translation #1 28x22x8" 2014

    Ceramic, wood, leather, epoxy

  • Translation #2

    Translation #2 47x34x11" 2014

    Ceramic, wood, leather, epoxy, oil paint

  • Translation #2 (back)

    Translation #2 (back) 47x34x11" 2014

    Ceramic, wood, leather, epoxy, oil paint

  • Translation #3

    Translation #3 20x22x14" 2014

    Ceramic, wood, leather, epoxy, oil paint

  • Translation #3 (back)

    Translation #3 (back) 20x22x14" 2014

    Ceramic, wood, epoxy

  • Translation #4

    Translation #4 23x19x12" 2014

    Ceramic, wood, epoxy

  • Translation #4 (detail)

    Translation #4 (detail) 23x19x12" 2014

    Ceramic, wood, epoxy

  • Translation #4 (back)

    Translation #4 (back) 23x19x12" 2014

    Ceramic, wood, epoxy