These are fantastical machines, many of which can be construed as pure abstractions; looking at the machine itself as a sculptural object. Some of the later pieces are more hybrids of other series.
Abstract Machine No. 2. 2015. Machined aluminum, stainless steel and brass. (9x9x1.5)
Abstract Machine No. 3. 2015. Machined aluminum, stainless steel and brass with cast-iron component. (13.5x7.5x7)
Abstract Machine No. 1. 2012. Welded steel and machined brass. (7x7.25x7.75). Private collection.
Abstract Machine No. 4. 2015. Machined aluminum, stainless steel and brass with brass gears. (8x10.5x4.5)
Abstract Machine No. 5. 2015. Machined aluminum, stainless steel and brass with cast-iron components. (9.5x7x7)
Abstract Machine No. 6. 2015. Machined aluminum, with machine components. (5.5x9.5x5.25). Private collection.
Abstract Machine No. 7. 2015. Machined aluminum, copper and brass with cast-iron components and machine parts. (7x14x9)
Machine No. 8. 2016. Machined, welded and partially painted steel with steel rope and machine parts. (7.25x12.5x4.5)
Machine No. 9. “Freedom” 2016. Machined, welded and partially painted steel with steel rope and machine parts. (11.5x19x10)
Abstract Machine No. 10. 2016. Welded, painted steel, machined aluminum, stainless steel, brass and machine parts. (14.5x15x7)
Abstract Machine No. 11. 2016. Machined aluminum, stainless steel, brass, copper and machine parts. (9x9x6)
Abstract Machine No. 12. 2016. Welded, partially painted steel, machined stainless steel, copper and aluminum with machine parts and steel rope. (17x20x8)
Abstract Machine No. 13. 2016. Machined stainless steel, steel, copper and aluminum with machine parts. (8x9.5x5.5)
Machine No. 14. “Fraying Infrastructure” 2016. Welded, surface-treated steel, machined aluminum, machine parts, steel rope, glass beads and cast-resin ‘pond’. (26x24.5x11).
Machine No. 15. “Broken Infrastructure.” 2017. Welded steel, machine parts and cast-resin ‘pond’. (8x15x8).
Machine No. 16. 2017. Machined aluminum and stainless steel with machine components. (7.5x7x6.5).