Neuron

Neuron by Roxy Paine
Photo by William J. Hebert.

Neuron reflects ideas about nature, industry and artistic processes. It is one of Roxy Paine’s most inventive forms, extending out from a central mass. The 3,500 stainless steel rods and pipe used in this sculpture create a complex form and express a transformation from industrial to art.

Roxy Paine. Neuron, 2010. Stainless steel, 492 x 528 x 624 inches. Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Gift of Fred and Lena Meijer. © Roxy Paine.