Carpet Creatures No. 2, Apr-03
During the ‘90s Vaughan Winter concentrated on his two businesses: the first, manufacturing pewter miniatures, the second, an antiques emporium. By the end of the decade he decided to work full-time making art and so began his surreal and extraordinary constructions. The work is exquisitely composed, delicate, often disturbing. It can be by turns quirky, intellectually provocative and nostalgic.
The skull of a cat and that of a gannet form the heads of this second Carpet Creatures Construction. The backdrop is built from dried fungi. The pivoted sprung box gives the creatures movement and brings them 'to life'.
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