For aficionados of bold, abstract metal sculptures, two artists at Pan American Art Projects (2450 NW Second Ave., Miami) offer contrasting visions through works that are both unexpected and gravity-defying.
Ted Larsen’s show, “Gimrack,” boasts salvaged steel and mixed-media pieces rife with color and unpredictable shapes. The labor-intensive sculptures are often cobbled together painstakingly, like a puzzle. “It can take years to develop the forms, with many false starts and revisions,” says Larsen, whose forms might appear random but are conceptually freighted.
Larsen’s daring geometrical eye-teasers will be on view during... More >>>