Rider Series Concept
“THE RIDERS” appeared one by one throughout 2013/2016 and each has a unique meaning to me; however, as a group they all harmonize into one larger metamorphosis of meaning.
A fundamental search for existential meaning is at the heart of each sculpture. Some example, the naked overweight middle aged lady sitting astride a four legged Buddha, a Babylonian princess sitting side saddle on a golden pig and a woman balanced upon a white buffalo all ride towards a higher realization of what it actually means to be physically human and psychological active in each and every moment. Each animal brings its own presence and power to its human rider. The white buffalo brings atavistic and clairvoyant energies to the meditating women on his back. The past and the future merging into a clarity of omniscience. Click Here to read more.