By bending black wire into something of freestanding line drawings, I create sculptures that engage the viewer by involving them in their subtle changes. When the light in the room shifts, so does the mood of the piece. A breeze might softly move an arm. My wire sculptures tell stories of simple human moments: a woman adjusting her hair, a face gazing from behind tightly wrapped arms, a mother gently cradling her baby. The honest, unguarded moments are the ones that I find to be the most beautiful.illustration, web design, painting, and has recently started exploring paper cutting, including this arresting portrait of his grandmother.
The Wire Sculpture of Gavin Worth
Gavin Worth. Worth is a self-taught artist born in Zimbabwe, raised in New Mexico, and currently teaching in Cairo at the American International School. He has a degree in acting and spent several years in the theatre before taking up art full time.