Tara Donovan

Okay, so Tara Donovan is not exactly an emerging artist… In fact she is quite established, but her work is amazing. And having recently revisited some of her sculptures I decided to share her anyway for those of you who may not know about her. I first found out about Donovan in Sculpture Magazine {the Dec. 05 issue}. Sculpture is a great publication put out by the International Sculpture Center, and if you become a member you get discounts on their periodicals, tools, supplies and services {which can include foundries, sculpting tool suppliers and more!}

So as an excited undergrad I first found her work in this magazine and was totally entranced by how stunning it was. {I’m sure you’ll agree…} Donovan uses everyday manufactured materials in her work like drinking straws, styrofoam cups and scotch tape, to create her large scale biomorphic sculptures.

She is represented by Pace Wildenstein, New York and by Stephen Friedman Gallery, London. Donovan is the recipient of the first Calder prize in 2005 and was a MacArthur Fellow in 2008.

Enjoy!

TD-UntCups

TD-UntCupsD

TD-Haze

TD-HazeAlt

TD-UntPlates

TD-UntPlatesLA

Advertisements

4 Responses to “Tara Donovan”


  1. 1 magic mesh screen size 12.17.2012 at 9:20 am

    naturally like your web site however you need to test the spelling on quite a few of your posts.

    A number of them are rife with spelling issues and I in finding it
    very bothersome to inform the truth nevertheless I’ll certainly come back again.

  2. 2 kate e. dircksen 05.22.2013 at 12:21 pm

    each time i used to read smaller content that also clear their motive,
    and that is also happening with this article which I am reading now.

  3. 3 Engagement Gold Ring White 06.28.2013 at 2:43 pm

    Asking questions are really good thing if you are not understanding anything
    completely, except this article offers good understanding yet.

  4. 4 branded watches 01.16.2015 at 1:10 am

    I’m impressed, I have to admit. Seldom do I come across
    a blog that’s both equally educative and interesting, and let me tell you, you’ve hit the nail on the head.

    The problem is something too few folks are speaking intelligently
    about. I’m very happy I found this in my search for
    something regarding this.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




About Us

Fill in the Blank Gallery was formed out of the desire to create a space where art can be presented, discussed, created, performed, written, shared, and taught on an accessible level. Our goal is to foster creativity in our community, which is so full of talent but perhaps lacking in creative outlets. Part artist collective, part gallery, we feature a wide range of artistic works each month including fine art, craft, film, and music.

%d bloggers like this: