Esther Ruiz, ‘Untitled’, 2016, Design/Decorative Art, Cement, plastic chain, lighting elements, 99¢ Plus Gallery
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Esther Ruiz

Untitled, 2016

Cement, plastic chain, lighting elements
6 1/2 × 4 × 4 in
16.5 × 10.2 × 10.2 cm
Unique
Location
Brooklyn
About the work
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Esther Ruiz
American, b. 1986
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Constructing her sculptures from hydraulic cement, colored Plexiglas, paint, and other industrial materials, Esther Ruiz uses a minimalist vocabulary to create relics of imagined experiences. Of her creative process, she says: ”The imagery I work with is born out of exploring and researching fictional places imagined in my mind...Ultimately, my work exists as an effort to visually explain an emotional state of mind with mathematical acuteness.” She begins with a collection of emotions, memories, impressions of light, and sounds, then translates them into an abstract geometric aesthetic. The cylinder, the semicircle, the triangle, and other Euclidean forms are combined into colorful and expressive freestanding sculpture.

Esther Ruiz, ‘Untitled’, 2016, Design/Decorative Art, Cement, plastic chain, lighting elements, 99¢ Plus Gallery
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About the work
Medium
Esther Ruiz
American, b. 1986
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Constructing her sculptures from hydraulic cement, colored Plexiglas, paint, and other industrial materials, Esther Ruiz uses a minimalist vocabulary to create relics of imagined experiences. Of her creative process, she says: ”The imagery I work with is born out of exploring and researching fictional places imagined in my mind...Ultimately, my work exists as an effort to visually explain an emotional state of mind with mathematical acuteness.” She begins with a collection of emotions, memories, impressions of light, and sounds, then translates them into an abstract geometric aesthetic. The cylinder, the semicircle, the triangle, and other Euclidean forms are combined into colorful and expressive freestanding sculpture.

Esther Ruiz

Untitled, 2016

Cement, plastic chain, lighting elements
6 1/2 × 4 × 4 in
16.5 × 10.2 × 10.2 cm
Unique
Location
Brooklyn