Joseph Havel

JOSEPH HAVEL

HOW TO FORM A SPHERE

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Joseph Havel is a postmodernist American sculptor who is a master of transforming the domestic and mundane into the poetic and timeless. He describes his artistic process as uncovering “the activity of still objects.” Havel received a National Endowment for the Arts Artist Fellowship in 1987 and a Louis Comfort Tiffany Artist’s Fellowship in 1995. He lives and works in Houston and is director of the Glassell School of Art.

DETAILS

  • ARTIST: Joseph Havel
  • BORN: Dallas, Texas; 1954
  • LIVES: Houston, Texas
  • WORK: How to Form a Sphere, 2015
  • MEDIUM: bronze, patina, unique
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