“Maria” is a life-size mixed media sculpture consisting of thousands of metal screws, chrome and silver parts. More than 600 hours went into her creation. “Maria” features hundreds of metal objects ranging from a martini shaker – to a kazoo. Her dimensions are 75”x25”x19”.
Photographs taken on the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah.
Mosaic Artist – Julie Lucus
Artist statement: Maria has come to represent many things to me which parallel my own life: Strength, tenacity, and fearlessness. Maria is a survivor, a warrior, a woman.
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