As Buckminster Said Too. 2007.

As Buckminster Said Too. 2007.

Plaster.

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Nature of Balance. 2004

Nature of Balance. 2004

Plaster.

Penrose tiling. 2013.

Penrose tiling. 2013.

Sub structure within tiling pattern caused by relationship of the tiles to phi.

Detail

Detail

Plaster. "On Growth and Form"

Quarry in Munster. 2007

Quarry in Munster. 2007

Fibre Bundle. 2007.

Fibre Bundle. 2007.

Carving in German limestone as part of the Munster Sculpture Project.

Plaster.

On Growth and Form. 2009

On Growth and Form. 2009

Plaster.

Ancaster Limestone.

Lightbox 700/350. 2006

Lightbox 700/350. 2006

Plaster and wood.

On Growth and Form. 2009

On Growth and Form. 2009

Plaster.

Detail.

Detail.

Ancaster Limestone.

On Growth and Form. 2009

On Growth and Form. 2009

Plaster.

Maquette. 2012.

Maquette. 2012.

Paper spheres.

Lightbox 300. 2006

Lightbox 300. 2006

Plaster and wood.

Nature of Balance. 2004

Nature of Balance. 2004

Plaster.

On Growth and Form. 2009

On Growth and Form. 2009

Plaster.

View from workspace in Munster.

View from workspace in Munster.

Detail.

Detail.

Plaster.

Quarry in Munster 2007.

Quarry in Munster 2007.

Viewing night at Munster. 2007

Viewing night at Munster. 2007

Fibre Bundle. 2007.

Fibre Bundle. 2007.

German limestone.

As yet untitled. 2013

As yet untitled. 2013

Portland Limestone.

Fibre Bundle. 2007

Fibre Bundle. 2007

German limestone.

As yet untitled. 2013.

As yet untitled. 2013.

Portland Limestone.

Ancaster Limestone.

Installation at South Square Gallery

Installation at South Square Gallery

Plaster. 2010.

Bronze on stone base.

Maquettes.

Maquettes.

Paper spheres.

On Growth and Form. 2009

On Growth and Form. 2009

Plaster.

Plaster. 2009.

Workspace in Munster 2007.

Workspace in Munster 2007.

Fibre Bundle. 2007

Fibre Bundle. 2007

German limestone.

Plaster.

Kissing Newton. 2010

Kissing Newton. 2010

Detail.

Detail.

Installation at South Square Gallery

Installation at South Square Gallery

As yet untitled. 2013.

As yet untitled. 2013.

Tryptich. 2009.

Tryptich. 2009.

Ancaster Limestone.

As yet untitled. 2013.

As yet untitled. 2013.

Solidification of Unnoticed Void.

Solidification of Unnoticed Void.

Plaster.

Portland Limestone. 2007.

Fibre Bundle. 2007.

Fibre Bundle. 2007.

German Limestone.

As yet untitled. 2013.

As yet untitled. 2013.

Ancaster Limestone.

Tryptich. 2009.

Tryptich. 2009.

Ancaster Limestone.

Fibre Bundle. 2007.

Fibre Bundle. 2007.

German Limestone.

Fibre Bundle. 2007.

Fibre Bundle. 2007.

German Limestone.

Great Circle lines marked out to find pole points for secondary spheres.

Pole points found.

Numerical Solution to Organic Form

Numerical Solution to Organic Form

Studio shot of unpeeled final work in plaster.

Untitled. 2006

Untitled. 2006

Plaster.

As Buckminster Said Too. 2006

As Buckminster Said Too. 2006

Removing the mould and building the final piece.

Alternative Compression. 2006

Alternative Compression. 2006

Kilkenny Limestone. Final sanding and polishing phase.

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic.

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic.

Plaster. Mould removal.

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic

Construction well underway in studio. 2006.

Portland Limestone. 2007 Carving nearly complete.

Untitled. 2006

Untitled. 2006

Plaster.

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic.

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic.

Fully de-moulded in studio.

Alternative Compression. 2006

Alternative Compression. 2006

Kilkenny Limestone. Mid stage carving.

Secondary circles with slight overlap, marked out.

Numerical Solution to Organic Form.

Numerical Solution to Organic Form.

Fully cast but not yet de-moulded.

Alternative Compression.

Alternative Compression.

Final polishing stage with wet and dry paper.

Untitled

Untitled

Plaster. After casting in wood and glass mould box.

Alternative Compression. 2006

Alternative Compression. 2006

Kilkenny Limestone.

Alternative Compression

Alternative Compression

Carving stage nearly complete.

Alternative Compression

Alternative Compression

Kilkenny Limestone. Original blank block from the quarry yard.

Nature of Balance. 2004

Nature of Balance. 2004

Plaster.

Detail of On Growth and Form

Detail of On Growth and Form

Plaster. In studio.

Completed work in Portland Limestone.

Portland Limestone. 2007 Ready for sanding and polishing.

As Buckminster Said Too

As Buckminster Said Too

Initial stage of the casting process into large plaster mould.

As Buckminster Said Too

As Buckminster Said Too

Finished piece in studio.

Numerical Solution to Organic Form.

Numerical Solution to Organic Form.

Plaster. 2006

Origin. 2006

Origin. 2006

Plaster

Untitled

Untitled

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic.

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic.

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic.

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic.

De-moulding process underway.

Studio. 2006.

Studio. 2006.

Alternative Compression.

Alternative Compression.

Last polishing stage to do.

Carving secondary spheres.

De-moulding nearly complete.

Solidification of Unnoticed Space

Solidification of Unnoticed Space

Plaster.

Glass Box. 2004

Glass Box. 2004

Plaster, wood and glass.

Origin.

Origin.

Ready for de-moulding.

Origin. 2006

Origin. 2006

Plaster. Bought by egenis, a branch of the ESRC based at University of Exeter.

De-moulding.

Untitled.

Untitled.

Plaster.

Final few elements to cast.

Solidification of Unnoticed Space

Solidification of Unnoticed Space

Plaster. 2006.

Numerical Solution to Organic Form.

Numerical Solution to Organic Form.

Plaster. 2006

Secondary circles carved.

Building as the elements come out of the mould.

Numerical Solution to Organic Form.

Numerical Solution to Organic Form.

Plaster. 2006.

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic

Element 90, Face Centred Cubic

Plaster, glass and wood. 2006.

Final polish.

The Substance That Fills The Void

The Substance That Fills The Void

Plaster, glass and wood. 2006.

Kissing Newton. 2011

Kissing Newton. 2011

Ancaster Limestone.

York College Gallery. 2012

York College Gallery. 2012

Installation shot of exhibition entitled "Buckminster, Meet Plato"

On Growth and Form.  2010

On Growth and Form. 2010

Plaster.

Voronoi Cell Squared. 2011

Voronoi Cell Squared. 2011

Ancaster Limestone.

Tryptich. 2009

Tryptich. 2009

"When Haeckel Drew the Radiolarians" "Twelve-fold Boolean Form" "Order in Space" All carved in Ancaster Limestone.

Maquette. 2010

Maquette. 2010

Paper spheres, spray paint and glue.

Installation. 2012

Installation. 2012

Plaster tryptich at rear: "Revolving and Evolving" Bronze at left: Bronze at right:

Revolving and Evolving. 2011

Revolving and Evolving. 2011

Plaster.

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