Todd Pittenger - May 7, 2016 12:48 pm
Maureen Hearty, Colorado
Maureen Hearty is a sculptress, gardener, musician, and community organizer who uses art, music, and horticulture as tools for community activation. Born in Littleton, Colorado Maureen has spent the majority of her years in the Denver area and is currently living on the eastern plains working with community members of a depopulating area to build vibrancy through culture. Transforming metal waste into sculptures inspired by the fluctuating social and physical geography, Maureen explores themes of invention, transportation, metamorphosis, decomposition, and migration in her work.
Trifecta, built on the principal of the strength and balance of the triangle with the beauty and elegance of seed pods inspiring the detail. This piece lights up from the 3 solar lights within the ‘pod’ creating intricate shadows. All 3 ‘legs’ can be used as a bike rack if desired.
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