This new series includes a group of medium to large scale bronze sculptures that combine both positive and negative forms unlocking a new rhythm and style for this Los Angeles based artist. New works by Guy Dill celebrate movement with beautifully blended edges and surfaces polished to a pristine finish.
Born in California in 1946, Guy Dill graduated from the Chouinard Institute of Art, Los Angeles, CA with BFA Honors. He won the prestigious Theodoran Award at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York in 1972. In 1974 he won first prize for sculpture at the American Exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago.
“Guy Dill is creating sculpture that truly enlivens and humanizes public spaces,” states the Director of the Nasher Sculpture Center, Dr. Steven A. Nash, in the catalogue of Guy Dill: A Decade, a retrospective of monumental bronze sculpture at the American University Katzen Museum in Washington D.C.
In addition to his many public sculptures exhibited indoors and outdoors in the US, Dill’s works are collected and exhibited extensively internationally. As well as included in the following permanent collections: Museum of Modern Art, New York; Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; the Los Angeles County Museum of Modern Art; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam among others.