What Manner of Life Ought We to Live?
Assemblage – Found Objects
We have a tendency to think that we have an abundance of time in which we can accomplish our purpose in this lifetime. Then 2020 shows up to remind us that this is a misconception! Time is running out and in view of this, we are challenged with the question: What Manner of Life Ought we to Live?
To fit the show theme, I wanted to create an abstract piece with the subject matter of “time” – but how to represent time without using a clock? On this piece are 24 linear shapes with the last one nearing the end….
Shawn Hubbs, is strongly influenced by Steampunk, a sci-fi genre incorporating Victorian industrial steam powered machinery and aesthetics. He builds intricate sculptures, such as models of airships or insectoid/ mechanical fantasies, all from found objects. Some are functional. All are fun.