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Chaotic Universe

 - David Edgar
Sculpture (EXTERIOR)


Crealde School of Art

About the Artwork

Like the name suggests, a whirlwind of varied bare metallic spheres, lines and squares that invites the eye upward to its six foot height.

About the Artist

David Edgar
David Edgar has been an exhibiting sculptor since 1975. He has served as the director of the Arts Administration program for the University of North Carolina Charlotte, as well as serving as Crealde’s School of Art’s Executive Director between 1984 and 1989. His welded steel construction is made from corten steel, ensuring the pieces will seal themselves with their own evolving rust skin. Compositionally, David’s focus is on changing sculptural planes to encourage the viewer to observe the different perspectives that emerge as daylight travels over the sculpture, forming dramatic to more subtle casts shadows.



Did you know?

Hughlette "Tex" Wheeler left Christmas, FL to became one of the most renowned equine sculptors in the early 20th Century with public sculptures of Sea Buisquit and of Will Roger's Horse. He died back in Christmas, FL.

Discover Art in Central Florida!

For those who have eyes to see, there are hundreds of works of art around them. This web site provides some information on many of those works of art that can be regularly viewed in Orange County by any member of the public without an admission fee. They are outside in public view, or located in an interior area that is normally open to the public.

Look around this web site and find something that interests you. Then go see it in person. The information you find here will add to the pleasure of exploring public art in Central Florida.

If, in your travels around Orange County, you come across some public art that is not listed here, please let us know so we can add it. If you are aware of additional information about art or artist that is included here, again, please let us know. Together we can make this an incredible resource for people seeking to spice up their life through exploring art.