Po Shun Leong
Size H: 60 in
In a private collection
Mesa Verde, the ancient dwelling under a cliff face was the inspiration for this sculptural relief that hangs on a wall, but with a great amount of liberty in the execution. It is up to the viewer to interpret the vision and the details. The sky is illuminated by a form recessed lighting that can turn the blue sky to a red colored sunset. Two versions made in 1994 and 2009
Mesa Verde, 1994. Detail. Many Buckeye Burl woods
Triptych, Underground, 1999 About 80" long. Collection of the artist
Triptych, Underground, 1999. Detail
Bits and Pieces, 2001 After the Northridge earthquake in California, These bits and pieces were salvaged from the Irv Lipton collection.
Palm Desert, 2002 Palm pods were used in this composition. About 84" long
"Four", 2003. Part of other sculptural pieces were incorporated into these deep frames. Private collection, Germany.
Photo of Henry David Thoreau whose home was at Walden Pond.
Portrait collage of Henry David Thoreau, 2001. The conservation organization Famous and Historic Trees asked me to create wood art utilizing fallen wood from Walden Pond. I used a computer to digitize the old photo portrait of of Thoreau to compose this portrait, made of 3/4" square blocks of wood, of varying height and color.
Henry David Thoreau. Made with woods from Walden Pond.
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