Mixed Mediums on Canvas
9” x 12” x 4” (3 Dimensional)
Glass / Steel / Wire / Plastic / Fiber / Porcelain / Aluminum
Embedded in Poured paint and expoxy with Vintage Lure
and Watch & Fishing Lures & Green Board
Mary with Halo
Mounted on Tail Bone of Animal
Glass flower and Swarovski Crystals, Shell, Aluminum
5.5” x 5.5” x 3”
12.5” x 9.5” x 6”
Kitchen implement, heat sink, vintage G.I. Joe action figure, wood, metal. Handpainted and 24 carat gold leaf. A war machine.
7” x 3” x 3”
Miniature Aquatic Floral Sculpture
Shells / Vintage Brooch / White Board / Swarovski Crystals
Coral / Plastic / Porcelain / Steel.
5.” 5 x 7” x 2”
A landscape of embedded transistors and diodes form urban-like composition submerged in an earthy ochre-blue topography. Battery-operated fiber optics = femininity within the otherwise masculine canvas.
9.6” x 8.5 “x 8”
A floral composition, text collage, fan on copper transformer. Vintage jewelry, glass, copper on rusted steel base. Symbolic of ‘plant sexuality’ defined by Christian Sprengel.
6.5” x 3” x 4”
Beaver skull with Swarovski Crystals and 24 carat gold leaf. Shell cluster with 24 carat gold leaf and Swarovski Crystal ‘pearls’.
Detail of shell cluster with Swarovski Crystals and 24 carat gold leaf
6.5” x 3” x 2”’
Sea shell with vintage jewelry. Greenboard with Swarovski Crystals. Steel base with glass floral. Copper appendages with glass beads.
Found Object Assembly:
18” x 8.5” x 7”
A ‘musician’ with copper and aluminum cranium, caresses a copper harp. Rusted finger-like shapes pluck coils spring. Mounted on land-line phone base with glass bulb and aluminum.
6.5” x 4”x 4.6”
Western Electric vacuum tube, brass cooling chamber form simple composition. Priapus, god of fertility, symbolic of good health.
6” x 2” x 2
Veneridae with vintage brooch and embedded Swarovski Crystals mounted on metal. Copper tentacles with glass beads.
10.7” x 2.5” x 1.5”
Found Object Assembly:
A floral composition and cordless communication object. Swarovski crystals, Manhattan jewelry. Symbolic of kind, warm and friendly communication.
8.5” x 5.5” x 4”
A curious angelic figure (femme fatale), ‘wings’, accessories of red material, jewelry and feathers—‘pregnant with the word’. Bible and Greek archetypes: Eve, Delilah, Salome, Lilith, Ishtar, and Cleopatra. “Femme fatale is alluring and seductive—ensnares her lovers in bonds of desire; compromising and dangerous...sexually alluring virgin who hypnotizes her male victims. Collection: Suzi Gablik.
10.6 x 7.2” x 4”
Silver / Aluminum / Glass / Steel / Copper / Porcelain
Floral composition, silver fork on canvas; heat-sinks, copper, glass, and solder. Thesaurus analogies symbolize political or religious executive order or structure.
6” x 4” x 2.5”
Aka: Mother of Venus. A figurative and grand floral composition of fertility charms. Mollusks with bread board encrusted with Swarovski Crystals and vintage jewelry.
4.2” x 4” x 4”
Cultures clash (East vs West) symbolically in a board game of modern values. Two action figures on a wooden base and adorned with a Y2K Intel Pentium chip, electronics and Swarovski lead crystals. Wood, gold, plastic, fabric, brass, feather, copper.
24.5” x 14.5” x 9”
A ‘musician’ with instrument. Figurative wall hanging sculpture playing instrument. Metal torso, wooden head, aluminum instrument. Metal, copper, glass and porcelain.
9” x 9”x 5”
Felines (domesticate) action figures circle and stalk a dead song bird (nature). Plastic, rusted metal, paper, feather, clay.
Mixed media on clay board.
14” x 11”
Asian composition with motifs and iconic symbolism of the far east. Authenitic butterfly, 24 carat gold leaf & collage.
Collection: Hong Kong
Mixed media and medium on canvas:
48” x 36” 8” (3D)
Figurative sculpture embedded into canvas. Genuine butterfly, metal rod, wooden block all form a triangulated composition of the Trinity. Swarovskit Crystal and sea shell and copper. Adam patiently waits for Eve while admiring her image in hand.
40” x 44” x 4”
Studio lab coat used by Harkrader at Studios on the Square, 2004-2007. Spills and smudges, then hand painted. Leather-paper collage. Afterwords Cafe, Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, breakfast place of the Harkrader’s when visiting Connecticut Ave gallery rep.