I am particularly drawn to his three-dimensional mapwork collages.
Needless to say, his piece entitled Volcanic Field is my very favorite!
Chris Kenny says that he replaces the cartographer’s logic with an absurd imaginative system.
The roads float and interact in unlikely combinations that allow one’s mind to ricochet back and forth between disparate locations and associations.
2. Compass, 2008, construction with map pieces, 18 x 18 x 3 inches
3. Volcanic Field, 2010, collage construction with map pieces, 30 x 30 x 3 inches
4. Road Circle, 2007, collage construction with maps, 20 x 20 x 3 inches
5. Red Map Circle, 2007, construction with map pieces, 21 x 21 x 3 inches
To learn more about Chris Kenny, visit England & Co Gallery's website.