Sit/Stay by Ted Lott
by Harry / January 15, 2012


Artist Ted Lott explores the sculptural potential of house framing once more with his latest work titled Sit/Stay.




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House framing is a recurring them in Lott's work, this time he has painstakingly framed an antique chair with miniature 2x4's.


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Says Lott, "Craft practices are at once defined and restrained by their connections to tradition. Viewing woodworking in the context of objects made with wood; housing, particularly stick frame construction, emerges as possibly the most widespread use of the material throughout the modern world."


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"Utilizing these techniques in a studio based practice, it is my hope to further the conversation on how notions of craft fit into the modern world."

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