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Sculpture | 2021
In his ongoing “Trophies” series, Luke Chiswell reshapes recognizable objects and engraves them with idioms in his signature script—a form of abstract mark making that pushes the boundaries of language and legibility. The broken down, destroyed surface of each Trophy tells a unique narrative through its lifetime of marks. Chiswell considers each Trophy to be a “history of aspiration,” existing both as an achievement and a breaking point.
35.5 x 11.8 inches
Signed by artist.
The work comes with a Certification of Authenticity signed by the Co-Founder of Tappan
Featured in Hypebeast and Vogue UK, painter, sculptor and printmaker Luke Chiswell explores how the continual use of everyday objects--like skateboards and hotel stationery -- can hold a record of aspiration, error and accomplishment.
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