Best of Show

Alex Anderson
Carello
Johnson County Community College

Alex Anderson, "Carello", Lead, wood, burlap, steel, marble, cast iron, 73" x 78" x 24", 2015, image courtesy of the artist

Alex Anderson, “Carello”, Lead, wood, burlap, steel, marble, cast iron, 73″ x 78″ x 24″, 2015, image courtesy of the artist

 

Alex Anderson, "Carello" (detail), Lead, wood, burlap, steel, marble, cast iron, 73" x 78" x 24", 2015; image courtesy of the artist

Alex Anderson, “Carello” (detail), Lead, wood, burlap, steel, marble, cast iron, 73″ x 78″ x 24″, 2015; image courtesy of the artist

Artist Statement
This work conjures a loose association to the iconography of early Christian art, such as the tradition of icon painting and altar pieces through the configuration of found and weathered materials.

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