Kevin Snipes, ‘Cruise Control’, 2018, Sculpture, Porcelain, Glaze, Underglaze, Oxide Wash, Duane Reed Gallery
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Kevin Snipes

Cruise Control, 2018

Porcelain, Glaze, Underglaze, Oxide Wash
7 × 5 × 5 in
17.8 × 12.7 × 12.7 cm
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St. Louis
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Duane Reed Gallery
St. Louis

Kevin Snipes is an American artist born in Philadelphia and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. He received …

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Chicago-based artist Kevin Snipes spans the junction between two- and three-dimensional art, creating ceramic objects that become the surfaces for his paintings. Pulling from the history of Outsider Art, Snipes creates his work in a way that is intuitive and based on his personal experiences. His unconventional shapes stem from formal experiments, and they often seem to reference the body, a relationship underscored by the complex cartoon-like figures he draws by carving into their surfaces. “I think of my works as sort of snow globes,” Snipes has said. “You can see all angles. But with a vessel, you have to turn it around to see a different perspective. The sides are separated.”

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Kevin Snipes is an American artist born in Philadelphia and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. He received a B.F.A. in ceramics and drawing from the Cleveland Institute of Art in 1994 and completed graduate studies at the University of Florida in 2003. Snipes’ artwork explores concepts of otherness. He employs techniques of …

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Kevin Snipes
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Chicago-based artist Kevin Snipes spans the junction between two- and three-dimensional art, creating ceramic objects that become the surfaces for his paintings. Pulling from the history of Outsider Art, Snipes creates his work in a way that is intuitive and based on his personal experiences. His unconventional shapes stem from formal experiments, and they often seem to reference the body, a relationship underscored by the complex cartoon-like figures he draws by carving into their surfaces. “I think of my works as sort of snow globes,” Snipes has said. “You can see all angles. But with a vessel, you have to turn it around to see a different perspective. The sides are separated.”

Kevin Snipes

Cruise Control, 2018

Porcelain, Glaze, Underglaze, Oxide Wash
7 × 5 × 5 in
17.8 × 12.7 × 12.7 cm
.
Sold
Location
St. Louis
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
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