Search Results for "rickey"

Search Results for "rickey"

Five Lines Diagonal Jointed II
Prodigious and prolific, George Rickey developed an artistic oeuvre synonymous with kinetic art. Working within a vocabulary of abstract, geometric forms and stainless steel, his body of work became among the most iconic in American sculpture. Rickey's engineering revolved largely around the use of ball bearings and meticulous calculations for…

Four Open Squares Horizontal Gyratory-Tapered
The repertoire of George Rickey is virtually synonymous with 20th century kinetic sculpture. Although trained as a painter, the artist began experimenting with metals and sculpture during his military service. The use of geometry and precise engineering in combination with a minimalist aesthetic define his style. Four Open Squares Horizontal…

George Rickey Kinetic Sculpture: A Retrospective
George Rickey (1907-2002) is internationally regarded as among the most inventive and influential sculptors of the 20th century.