Fred Borcherdt - Artifact #11
- Medium: Mixed Media
- Circa: 1979
- Size: 19'' x 12'' x 18''
This piece was obtained from a private collection in Oregon. This is a great collector opportunity to acquire a piece from Borcherdt’s Artifacts collection.
About the Artifacts collection
The Artifacts collection was created by Fred Borcherdt from 1979 to 1981. This series was designed to pose questions to the viewer and to shift artistic focus from external experimentation to internal explorations with personal significance.
About Artifact #11
Artifact #11 was made in 1979 and is constructed of stone, steel, and wood. It was featured in the Arizona Daily Star newspaper and was exhibited at the following galleries:
- 2nd Annual Cooperative Members’ Show - Dinnerware Artists’ Cooperative, 1979
- Gallery Centella
- Mark Bowles and Fred Borcherdt show - Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery, Tucson, Arizona, April 5, 2013
Artifact #11 is depicted on page 60 of the sculptor’s book, Fred Borcherdt: Fifty Years of Sculpture.