Posts Tagged ‘Andy Ralph’

Fan Mail: Andy Ralph

Andy Ralph. Lawn Chairs, 2010; Aluminum pipe, aluminum hardware, and lawn chair webbing;
85 x 136 x 116 in. Courtesy of Charles Bergquist

Brooklyn-based artist Andy Ralph’s artistic practice could be summed up as a series of calculated—yet remarkably broad—risks. There is, however, one unifying identifiable approach in his work: Ralph engages with the imaginary potentials that reside in utilitarian objects. He transforms objects, or object-structures, into humorous, critical, and provocative configurations that provide a depth of both aesthetic-visual texture and conceptual rigor. Ralph’s projects range from Manifold[…..]