Wendell Castle (born November 6, 1932 in Emporia, Kansas, USA)
This exhibition is the first to focus on Wendell Castle’s creative process and the evidence of how he conceptualizes and creates. Work includes drawings, maquettes, and select sculptural and dimensional work.
Castle conceives and identifies shape and form through a discipline of drawing several hours each day. The drawings begin as free sketches that capture a concept and form as the initial step in designing sculptural furniture. Certain drawings are chosen for further exploration and worked into a design series.
Using translucent paper through which the former drawing is viewed, Castle re-works the... ... (Read more)