Big thanks to John Kemp for this comprehensive interview and essay about my work in Louisiana Life Magazine.
“Turning” (Prayer wheels in action) at Lafayette Square on temporary loan before it’s final destination!
Creating one of the 3 mosaics as a base for the “Turning sculpture (prayer wheels)” with Italian porcelain. The pattern is of the Mississippi River creating new land over thousands of years (from the Fisk Maps of 1944). Each mosaic weighs about 200 lbs as finished...
The wild Mississippi River detail from “Turning” prayer wheels sculpture.. #turning #livingwithwater #mississippiriver #michelvarisco
Here’s a sneak peak at engraving and waterjet cut details in progress “Turning sculpture” #lafittegreenway #livingwithwater