The Sculpture of Louise Nevelson: Constructing a Legend
Art Ed Central loves this celebration of Earth Day,"junk" to recycle into a Louise Nevelson style box sculpture.
Louise Nevelson, Royal Tide 1 (1960). Photo: courtesy Storm King Art Center.
Louise Nevelson Untitled, 1958 wood painted black 28 x 13-5/8 x 3-1/4" (71.1 x 34.6 x 8.3 cm)
Louise Nevelson, née Berliawsky (born September 23?, 1899/1900, Kiev—died April 17, 1988, New York City), American sculptor known for her la...
Making an Assemblage & Learning about Louise Nevelson -
Learning about Louise Nevelson and making an assemblage with children
Louise Nevelson has larger, bolder, and generally more open-looking cuts nearing the top of the piece, and as you look lower, the cuts of the wood are more narrow and detailed. It demonstrates rhythm and movement because a person's eye would look specifically from top to bottom with this piece. (Louise Nevelson // White Vertical Water 1972)
Louise Nevelson, White Column, From: Dawn’s Wedding Feast, 1959