Installations & Sculpture
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Triple C installation view: Special Dayz and Sunset
2016, 2015
candy wrappers, gel medium
108" x 76", 108" x 48"

The luminescence and reflective metallics of the collected wrappers are vibrant and reminiscent of stained glass as many wrappers are translucent.
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Triple C installation view: back sides, Son & Moon
2016
candy wrappers, gel medium
variable

The back sides are also very beautiful.

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Son & Moon
2016
candy wrappers, gel medium
120" x 56"

This has the quality of a medieval tapestry.
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Son & Moon
2016
candy wrappers, gel medium
120" x 56"

Detail of back side and scallop edge.

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Triple C, installation view
2016
candy wrappers, gel medium
variable

Lovely suspended in a glass walled gallery
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Fade To Pink
2016
candy wrappers, gel medium
96" x 168"

This is very large, approximately 2500 wrappers.

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Triple C, installation view
2016
candy wrappers, gel medium
variable

View through glass walls, back side of Son & Moon
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium, aluminum wire, string
Mars Rising
2016
candy wrappers, gel medium, aluminum wire, string
52" x 72"

Circular elements combined

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Special Dayz, detail
2016
candy wrappers, gel medium

Detail of backside of Special Dayz
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Sunset
2015
candy wrappers, gel medium
108" x 48"

The candy wrappers are arranged by the color spectrum, which actually occurs at sunset.

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Special Dayz
2016
candy wrappers, gel medium

Detail of wrappers
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Picnic Island
2016
candy wrappers, gel medium
25" x 30"

Medium sized color study, a la Albers...

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers, gel medium
Sunset, detail
2015
candy wrappers, gel medium

detail of collaged candy wrapper
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers
Fade To Pink
2015
candy wrappers

detail of glued wrappers

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture Commercial wall mural, glue, wood, UV Varnish
We Are Not From Here
2009
Commercial wall mural, glue, wood, UV Varnish
120" x 168"

We Are Not From Here was a temporary public installation as part of Sculpture Key West in Key West, FL. I placed a "foreign" landscape in that of the keys, near the beach.
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture Commercial wall mural, glue, wood, UV Varnish
We Are Not From Here, detail
2009
Commercial wall mural, glue, wood, UV Varnish
120" x 168"

We Are Not From Here was a temporary public installation as part of Sculpture Key West in Key West, FL. I placed a "foreign" landscape in that of the keys, near the beach.

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture collected art posters, acrylic on paper
Primavera, detail
2011
collected art posters, acrylic on paper
120" x 156"

Primavera is a site specific project for The Bowery Poetry Club. Made from my collection of art posters of 20 years, with the figure taken from Boucher and a poem by Pablo Neruda.
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture collected art posters, acrylic on paper
Primavera
2011
collected art posters, acrylic on paper
120" x 156"

Primavera is a site specific project for The Bowery Poetry Club. Made from my collection of art posters of 20 years, with the figure taken from Boucher and a poem by Pablo Neruda.

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture 750 shopping baskets, zip ties
Pyramid Scheme
2011
750 shopping baskets, zip ties
180" x 216" x 144"

Commissioned by Bloomberg Corp for SP11 on Randall's Island, NY.
Pyramid Scheme is made of 750 repurposed shopping baskets.
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture 750 shopping baskets, zip ties
Pyramid Scheme
2011
750 shopping baskets, zip ties
180" x 216" x 144"

Commissioned by Bloomberg Corp for SP11 on Randall's Island, NY.
Pyramid Scheme is made of 750 repurposed shopping baskets.

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture 500 umbrellas, zip ties
Umbrella Organization
2011
500 umbrellas, zip ties
variable

Umbrella Organization is a site specific installation using 500 umbrellas, commissioned for Bloomberg Corp Summer Party on Randalls Island.
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture 500 umbrellas, zip ties
Umbrella Organization
2011
500 umbrellas, zip ties
variable

Umbrella Organization is a site specific installation using 500 umbrellas, commissioned for Bloomberg Corp Summer Party on Randalls Island.

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture screenprint on paper pasted onto existing concrete columns
Columns
1996
screenprint on paper pasted onto existing concrete columns
24ft x 3ft x 3ft

Columns was a temporary installation at SculptureCenter at Roosevelt Island.
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture
Columns
1996

Detail of screenprint

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture instllation with fiberglass cow, silk-screened paper, glass beads,
Cow Palace
1999
instllation with fiberglass cow, silk-screened paper, glass beads,
variable

Artist in Residence installation 1999 at SculptureCenter, New York, NY
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture fiberglass cow, silk-screened paper, glass beads, etc
Cow Palace
1999
fiberglass cow, silk-screened paper, glass beads, etc
variable

Artist in Residence installation 1999 at SculptureCenter, New York, NY

Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers and thread
Color Falls
2006
candy wrappers and thread
300" x 72" x 72"

details of wrappers
Luisa Caldwell Installations & Sculpture candy wrappers and thread
Color Falls
2006
candy wrappers and thread
300" x 72" x 72"

Color Falls is a site specific installation as part of group exhibition Site 92 at Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

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