Finding Beauty in Everyday Objects

Bertrand Pliers By Peter Kirkiles Photo By Theo Columbe

An enormous pair of scissors lies behind one window of Sharon’s Standard Space gallery, a large carpenter’s rule  stands upright, partially unfolded behind the other. These ordinary objects, rendered large scale, demand that you look at them in a new way, as functional yet beautiful objects.


    Inside the gallery, four sculptures rest on bases, while wonderfully detailed etchings and intaglio prints — only one is an ink jet print with black and red pencil notations — hang precisely on the wall.

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