garden torus

I just delivered this newest piece to a sculpture garden nearby.
I took this picture yesterday. It is about 7 feet high, wrapped
with hoses. It was such a physical process and very satisfying.
Now hoses keep arriving, so another one of a different shape
will be made soon...
enjoy!
julia

coiling rubber snakes

I wanted to share the new process that I have discovered recently...
well, it is the same gesture of wrapping really, like with the yarn on
the sculpture in the picture on my 'site', but this new evolution is
much more direct....more physical....it suits the energy of summer.
I wanted to create pieces that could go outside, but was stumped as
to what I could wrap my form with that would be o.k. outside through
a Canadian winter. I felt quite blocked really, which was o.k. because