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Sculpture: 'Boardroom Table/8 Person See Saw (Modern Kinetic statue)'
by Jane Clarke

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Steel,wood, fabric and composite Fabricated Metal Abstract sculpture by sculptor Jane Clarke titled: 'Boardroom Table/8 Person See Saw (Modern Kinetic statue)'
Steel,wood, fabric and composite Fabricated Metal Abstract sculpture by sculptor Jane Clarke titled: 'Boardroom Table/8 Person See Saw (Modern Kinetic statue)' - Artwork View 1 Steel,wood, fabric and composite Fabricated Metal Abstract sculpture by sculptor Jane Clarke titled: 'Boardroom Table/8 Person See Saw (Modern Kinetic statue)' - Artwork View 2 Steel,wood, fabric and composite Fabricated Metal Abstract sculpture by sculptor Jane Clarke titled: 'Boardroom Table/8 Person See Saw (Modern Kinetic statue)' - Artwork View 3 Steel,wood, fabric and composite Fabricated Metal Abstract sculpture by sculptor Jane Clarke titled: 'Boardroom Table/8 Person See Saw (Modern Kinetic statue)' - Artwork View 4
Sculpture description:
Kinetic Furniture Nine foot long interactive sculpture. A polished boardroom table pivots on four, empty oil barrels. 4 office chairs face another 4 across the table top. they are in various states, some smart others not.
Artist's comments:
Standing in the Mall Galleries during summer recess with eight and ten year olds running around on a `Haribo High`, with pop beats pounding out, their reception to their private view was playful, fun and enjoyable. Their exuberance had altered the sanctity of the gallery and the gallery frame had become humanised. With this in mind I decided to explore the concept of the audience`s need for a comfort zone. Unable to find true safety we create an illusion based on our childhood memories of nurture, happiness and gratification. I wanted to develop a relationship with my audience, creating a `buzz`, a must have, by making an executive playground, thus congratulating the audience and myself for being western middle class. Playgrounds are a safe environment where we can play `lets pretend` with a `safe` element of danger. I have decided that no matter how dark the subject I am considering I will treat it in a deceptively light and flippant manner. I want to lull you into a receptive comfort zone, and then unbalance you. Have you ever been in a meeting where you are swinging your chair backwards and forwards, frustrated or bored with the agenda? The seesaw will mean everyone will be working together, if any of your colleagues are not connected with the sway of the meeting then the seesaw won`t rock with the work. the other connotation is that the movement of the sculpture would be likened to cogs turning, and the thought process being physical and flowing. In balance with your partners, as the movement should only come about with everyone co-operating and playing together. An investigation into team building and balance.
Dimensions/size: 3 x 2.4 x 1 m (height x width x depth)
approx: 9 ft 10 1/9 in x 7 ft 10 1/2 in x 3 ft 3 1/3 in
Edition: 1
Medium: Steel, wood, fabric and composite
Sculptor: Jane Clarke [sculptor profile]
Price: £
1,667

Converted prices below are only for guidance and should be checked:
1,986
/ USD $
2,097
/ AUD $
2,808
/ CAD $
2,763
/ CHF
2,136
Availability: Yes, for sale.*
Category: Humorous Witty Amusing Lighthearted Fun Jolly Whimsical Sculptures Statues statuettes figurines
Kinetic or Mobile Sculpture or Statue
Corporate Sculptures
Indoor Inside Interior Abstract Contemporary Modern Sculpture / statue / statuette / figurine
Modern Abstract Contemporary Avant Garde Sculptures or Statues or statuettes or statuary
Fabricated Metal Abstract sculpture
Weight: 300 Kg / 660 lb
Title: Boardroom Table/8 Person See Saw (Modern Kinetic statue)
Finish: polished & textured
Recommended Usage: Indoors only (finish and/or material and/or size may be unsuitable for the garden)
Year: 2006
Video
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