ALABASTER, SOAPSTONE & LIMESTONE SCULPTURES

PATIENCE MONK

Alabaster - 2020.

Hooded figure in robe..

Alabaster quarried in Colorado or Utah.

[H= 30", W=12", D=8", approx 100 lbs].

FORGOTTEN SPACE

Alabaster - 2019.

Abstract "pyramid" shape with intersecting round holes.

Alabaster quarried in Colorado or Utah.

[H= 7", W=5", D=8", approx 5 lbs].

2019: Juried show (Circle Gallery).

BIG GULP

Alabaster - 2019.

Shark-like sea creature emerges from the deep.

Alabaster quarried in Colorado or Utah.

[H= 12", W=12", D=12", approx 35 lbs].

2019: Curated show (Ice House Gallery), Curated show (Art at Leeds Gallery).

BLOSSOM OF HOPE

Alabaster - 2019.

Stone flower in flower pot.

Alabaster quarried in Colorado or Utah.

[H= 7", W=10", D=9", approx 30 lbs].

2019: Curated show (Ice House Gallery), Juried show (Columbia Art Gallery)

WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE

Brazillian Soapstone - 2018.

Fantasy creature with horns and tail.

South American soapstone sold by Vermont Marble & Granite.

[H= 8", W=18", D=12", approx 35 lbs].

2019: Curated show (Ice House Gallery) Curated show (Art at Leeds Gallery)

DONE FOR THE DAY

Limestone - 2018.

Pair of discarded shoes, laces untied.

Stone obtained from Baltimore salvage yard.

[H= 8", W=12", D=12", approx 48 lbs].

2018: Juried show (Circle Gallery); Curated show (Ice House Gallery)

CRYING GODDESS

Soapstone - 2017.

With stone teardrop design and flowing hair.

South American soapstone sold by Vermont Marble & Granite.

[H= 20", W=10", D=14", approx 59 lbs].

2017: Sold to private collector.

SEA GODDESS (WORK IN PROGRESS)

Alabaster - 2020.

Female head with flowing hair..

Alabaster quarried in Colorado or Utah.

[H= 7", W=10", D=9", approx 30 lbs].

CHIEF

Soapstone - 2014.

Carved head wearing headdress.

Stone obtained from local abandoned soapstone quarry (Maryland).

[H= 15", W=4", D=14", approx 29 lbs].

 

2020: Solo show (Holley Gallery). 2019: Curated show (Art at Leeds Gallery); 2018: Juried show (Arthaus Projects Gallery).

TSUNAMI

Alabaster - 2017.

Breaking wave.

Stone obtained from NY supplier. Source unknown.

[H= 9", W=9", D=9", approx 18 lbs].

2019: Invitational show (Fulton County Arts Council Gallery); 2018: Juried show (Art at Leeds Gallery); Juried show & award (Columbia Art Gallery).

STONE AGE MAN

Alabaster - 2015.

Primitive stone head.

Stone obtained from Alpine Gems quarries (Utah).

[H= 10", W=7", D=5", approx 15 lbs].

HALF MAN / HALF BEAST

Soapstone - 2014.

Gargoyle head.

Stone obtained from local abandoned soapstone quarry (Maryland).

[H= 8", W=5", D=5", approx 8 lbs with wood base]

CURIOUS FISH

Soapstone - 2014.

A single fish.

Stone obtained from local abandoned soapstone quarry (Maryland).

[H=7" , W=1" D=7 approx 18 lbs with rock base (not pictured)].

CRADLE

Alabaster - 2020.

A bowl shaped artwork.

Alabaster quarried in Colorado or Utah.

 

[H= 5", W=5", D=6", approx 3 lbs].

THREE FISH

Soapstone - 2016.

A school of abstract fish.

Stone obtained from local abandoned soapstone quarry (Maryland).

 

[H= 7", W=17", D=6", approx 15 lbs].

HEARTS

Alabaster

Various highly-polished heart shapes.

© 2020 Alan Rhody Arts 

Cradle of Hope