Ice Maker
Ice Maker
Ice Maker

Tower with black ultrasuede exterior containing blue scrolls pinned with glass, crystal, plastic, gemstone, metal. 24 squares.

“Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy” might be the traditional notions of what to be as a grown up, but as a child William’s plan was to be an icemaker. For practice, he packed the family freezer with dozens of water-filled Dixie cups, creating what he saw as a special miracle of nature.

Mary Queen of the Universe. Parrish Art Museum, Water Mill, New York. 2014. Curator Terrie Sultan.

About Steven and William Ladd

American, based in New York, New York

Exhibition Highlights On Artsy

2016
Summer School, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York
2015
Steven and William Ladd: Mary Queen of the Universe, MDC Museum of Art + Design, Miami
2015
2014
2014
NYC Makers: The MAD Biennial, Museum of Arts and Design, New York