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Artist: Dave Head

Studio: Inflection Point Mobiles

Title: Hypoid
Description: Dichroic glass, bronze, stainless steel, copper
Media: Sculpture
Size: 44 x 28
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Contact Dave Head



Phone: (408) 892-0757

2019  Showings

May 18 - 19 , Site: 192
207 Thomas Drive
Los Gatos, CA 95032


About Dave Head

I endeavor to make kinetic sculptures using uniquely coated optics that provide a colorful and complimentary reflective element to the space they occupy.

Inflection Point Mobiles

I have always been fascinated by the possibility of movement with a mobiles’ innate form. I recognized that coated optics would add a reflective as well as spectrally distinctive dimension to this kinetic medium. Creating these sculptures has been surprisingly therapeutic. I enjoy each portion of the process from concept sketches to machining and final installation. Let me show you how I make them. You’ll get a close look at the secrets of the floating jeweled pivot in my standing mobiles that utilizes ruby and sapphire components. There will also be demonstrations of the fulcrum springs I make to adjust balance points.

Currently on display at the Vault Gallery on Main Street in downtown Cambria, California.