The Hollow Man
       
     
 Prefabricated antique toy blocks courtesy of Jane Carr. The large toy block, which is the figure’s torso, was hand-carved for this piece by the artist. Bottom platform is 12” x 12".
       
     
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 The toy block that comprises the torso is hollow.
       
     
 The head, together with the neck is 2.5” tall.
       
     
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 Each piece was carved separately, and is joined with an aluminum rod. The arms, legs, head and collar are all moveable. The antique toy blocks are loose, and can be rearranged.
       
     
The Hollow Man
       
     
The Hollow Man

14” x 10” x 4.5,” Carved basswood, paint, aluminum, antique toy blocks, and pen. 2019. Loosely inspired by T.S.Eliot’s “The Hollow Men.” But it’s also inspired by anyone who is, at some fundamental level, empty. Narcissists and sociopaths immediately come to mind.

 Prefabricated antique toy blocks courtesy of Jane Carr. The large toy block, which is the figure’s torso, was hand-carved for this piece by the artist. Bottom platform is 12” x 12".
       
     

Prefabricated antique toy blocks courtesy of Jane Carr. The large toy block, which is the figure’s torso, was hand-carved for this piece by the artist. Bottom platform is 12” x 12".

rocknakhollowman8.jpg
       
     
rocknakhollowman9.jpg
       
     
rocknakhollowman2.jpg
       
     
rocknakhollowman7.jpg
       
     
rocknakhollowman4.jpg
       
     
rocknakhollowman5.jpg
       
     
 The toy block that comprises the torso is hollow.
       
     

The toy block that comprises the torso is hollow.

 The head, together with the neck is 2.5” tall.
       
     

The head, together with the neck is 2.5” tall.

rocknakhollowmanhead2.jpg
       
     
rocknakhollowman6.jpg
       
     
 Each piece was carved separately, and is joined with an aluminum rod. The arms, legs, head and collar are all moveable. The antique toy blocks are loose, and can be rearranged.
       
     

Each piece was carved separately, and is joined with an aluminum rod. The arms, legs, head and collar are all moveable. The antique toy blocks are loose, and can be rearranged.