Steel, bronze, concrete, paint
12′ x 4′ x 4′

From the artist:

“Specimen” abstracts a moment in a natural cycle of a plant emerging from dormancy.

Artist Bio:

BFA Clemson University 1994
MFA Alfred University 1996
New York City, NY 1997-2001
Clemson, SC 2002-present

Joey Manson is a sculptor working in range of materials suitable for large-scale works. His BFA was from Clemson University in 1994 and he received his MFA from Alfred University in 1996. He joined the faculty at Clemson University in 2002 after spending several years living and working in New York City. Studio facilities for design and fabrication are located on a farm between Clemson and Six Mile.

Artist website: http://www.joeymanson.com/