Paul Villinski, ‘Aloft (Karla Bonoff, "Karla Bonoff")’, 2010, Prospect New Orleans
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Paul Villinski

Aloft (Karla Bonoff, "Karla Bonoff"), 2010

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10 × 10 × 6 1/4 in
25.4 × 25.4 × 15.9 cm
$3,000
Location
New Orleans
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About the work
Prospect New Orleans
New Orleans

Box Cover:
Karla Bonoff – Karla Bonoff

Birds:
Linda Ronstadt – Heart Like a Wheel
Emerson, Lake & …

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Mixed Media
Series
Following in the footsteps of renowned artists Fred Tomaselli and Robin Rhode in creating Prospect New Olerans’ third Artist Edition is …
Paul Villinski
American, b. 1960
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Flight and aerodynamics are recurring motifs in the sculptures and installations from Paul Villinski’s 30-year career. Villinski’s knowledge of aircrafts and their construction come from his hobby as a pilot of sailplanes and paragliders. Some of his best-known works are fanciful re-imaginings of flying machines, like boots with massive springs attached to their soles, propeller hats taken to an extreme, and modified flight suits. Butterfly swarms frequently appear in Villinski’s work, acting as the source of flight power or articulating words and shapes. Villinski’s materials are all repurposed from discarded objects—crushed beer cans, work gloves, cast away furniture, and police barricades.

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Prospect New Orleans
New Orleans

Box Cover:
Karla Bonoff – Karla Bonoff

Birds:
Linda Ronstadt – Heart Like a Wheel
Emerson, Lake & Palmer – Emerson, Lake & Palmer
Trio – Trio

Medium
Mixed Media
Series
Following in the footsteps of renowned artists Fred Tomaselli and Robin Rhode in creating Prospect New Olerans’ third Artist Edition is …
Paul Villinski
American, b. 1960
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Flight and aerodynamics are recurring motifs in the sculptures and installations from Paul Villinski’s 30-year career. Villinski’s knowledge of aircrafts and their construction come from his hobby as a pilot of sailplanes and paragliders. Some of his best-known works are fanciful re-imaginings of flying machines, like boots with massive springs attached to their soles, propeller hats taken to an extreme, and modified flight suits. Butterfly swarms frequently appear in Villinski’s work, acting as the source of flight power or articulating words and shapes. Villinski’s materials are all repurposed from discarded objects—crushed beer cans, work gloves, cast away furniture, and police barricades.

Paul Villinski

Aloft (Karla Bonoff, "Karla Bonoff"), 2010

Vintage Record Albums
10 × 10 × 6 1/4 in
25.4 × 25.4 × 15.9 cm
$3,000
Location
New Orleans
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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