Redwood Sculpture Of Bruce Johnson - Part 2

Another fantastioc redwood sculpture by Bruce Johnson: 

NORTH STAR
Instrument of insight
2000, redwood, copper
12’x11’x11’
 
DETAILS: Two large arched driftwood-like chunks form a tripod reaching toward space • In contrast, geometric forms: Balanced cube, hanging dodecahedron, perched tetrahedron • Touch the wood • Climb the steps • Sit on the seat •  Look to the stars
 
D I S C O V E R Y
the path narrows and behold
hanging ball, balanced cube, almost ambulatory
an invention to site the north star
 
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