Amanda Degener Sculpture



5 Elements

 

Healing House

The Healing House
on view at Grain Belt Brewery Bottling House during 2014 Art-A-Whirl
10' x 6' x 8'
Metal armiture, Cotton paper with seeds. Chinese Herbs in windows.
Natural items like starfish, rocks, etc.
Massage and Tai Chi happened there.

Healing House

The Healing House
on view at Grain Belt Brewery Bottling House during 2014 Art-A-Whirl
10' x 6' x 8'
Metal armiture, Cotton paper with seeds. Chinese Herbs in windows.
Natural items like starfish, rocks, etc.
Massage and Tai Chi happened there.


Healing House

The Healing House
on view at Grain Belt Brewery Bottling House during 2014 Art-A-Whirl
10' x 6' x 8'
Metal armiture, Cotton paper with seeds. Chinese Herbs in windows.
Natural items like starfish, rocks, etc.
Massage and Tai Chi happened there.

Healing House

The Healing House
on view at Grain Belt Brewery Bottling House during 2014 Art-A-Whirl
10' x 6' x 8'
Metal armiture, Cotton paper with seeds. Chinese Herbs in windows.
Natural items like starfish, rocks, etc.
Massage and Tai Chi happened there.

Dome

Collaboration by Amanda Degener and James Kleiner. View of outside at “Art-a-Whirl”, Minneapolis.

Metal, Pigmented Cast Abaca Handmade Paper
Aprox. 15’ diameter base, 10’ tall
2011


Dome

Collaboration by Amanda Degener and James Kleiner. View showing cast cement made by James Kleiner.

Metal, Pigmented Cast Abaca Handmade Paper
Aprox. 15’ diameter base, 10’ tall
2011

Dome

Collaboration by Amanda Degener and James Kleiner. View of inside at “Art-a-Whirl”, Minneapolis.

Metal, Pigmented Cast Abaca Handmade Paper
Detail
2011

Seed, Spirit, Plant, Earth, Seed Again

View of overall at “Faculty Exhibition”, Minneapolis College of Art and Design.

Artist made paper
Aprox. 20’ tall,
top diameter 2’, bottom 6’
2004


Seed, Spirit, Plant, Earth, Seed Again

View of interior.

Artist made paper
Aprox. 20’ tall,
top diameter 2’, bottom 6’
2004

Seed, Spirit, Plant, Earth, Seed Again

View of entrance.

Artist made paper
Aprox. 20’ tall,
top diameter 2’, bottom 6’
2004

Containment and Regeneration

View of overall at “Faculty Exhibition”, Minneapolis College of Art and Design.

Live Bamboo, dead bamboo, cast kozo and bamboo paper, ice, seeds
Aprox. 15’ tall, by 4’ square
2003


Containment and Regeneration

View of once a day ice block impregnated with seeds.

Live Bamboo, dead bamboo, cast kozo and bamboo paper, ice, seeds
Detail
2003

Ancestor Balloon

View of overall at “Faculty Exhibition”, Minneapolis College of Art and Design.

Cast kozo, seagrass, air, reed
Aprox. 10’diameter
2000

Ancestor Balloon

View books, stories from others about their ancestors.

Cast kozo, seagrass, air, reed
Detail
2000


From Within and Without

Commission for and installation at Lawrence University.

Artist made kozo and gampi paper with suminagashi
1999

From Within and Without

Commission for and installation at Lawrence University.

Artist made kozo and gampi paper with suminagashi
Detail
1999

Alice in Wonderland

Made with a grant from Forecast Studio Projects.

Artist made kozo & cotton paper on Aluminum armature
24’ x 8’x 2’
1985


Alice in Wonderland

Made with a grant from Forecast Studio Projects.

Artist made kozo & cotton paper on Aluminum armature
24’ x 8’x 2’
1985

Alice in Wonderland

Made with a grant from Forecast Studio Projects.

Artist made kozo & cotton paper on Aluminum armature
24’ x 8’x 2’
1985

Aboriginal Parthenon

Made with a Grant from the Jerome Foundation.

Wood, kozo paper, metal, fiberglass
15’ diameter 10’ tall
2005


Aboriginal Parthenon

Made with a Grant from the Jerome Foundation.

Wood, kozo paper, metal, fiberglass
15’ diameter 10’ tall
2005

Essence

poem by Stuart Kestembaum, calligraphy by Jan Owen, sculpture by Amanda Degener.

Fiberglass, walnut dyed paper,
wood, ink
4’ x 2.5’ x 3’
2004

Essence

poem by Stuart Kestembaum, calligraphy by Jan Owen, sculpture by Amanda Degener.

Fiberglass, walnut dyed paper,
wood, ink
4’ x 2.5’ x 3’
detail of paper
2004