Kevin Champeny

Wildway studio works

youcanttouchtheelohim asked: 1. How long does it take on average for each piece ? I assume it's painstaking work. 2. How did you come up with the idea ?

Some of the larger pieces like “What Remains” take up to a month or longer from conception of design to the final ready to hang completed work.  It is very painstaking work, I design, sculpt, mold, cast in color(none of the pieces are painted) and glue each piece individually to create the overall look.

The idea came out of a desire to blur the line between painting, photography and sculpture.  I chose the mosaic idea as a vehicle to create tension and a conversation between the sculpted pixels and the image they create.

-Kevin Champeny

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