Kenneth Snelson

Wiggins Fork

1967
stainless steel and wire
46 3/4 x 140 x 120 inches
Lent by Diamond-Newman Fine Arts LLC.  Installation support has been provided by those who generously raised their paddles at deCordova’s Party for the Park 2014.

On View July 7, 2014 - June 3, 2015

Born 1927 in Pendleton, Oregon

Kenneth Snelson creates abstract sculptures that are influenced by the artist’s interest in the underlying structure of the universe, and the intersection of mathematical and artistic principles. Constructed with stainless steel rods and tension wires, Snelson’s sculptures are engineered to appear light and effortless despite their strength in design.  More...