VILLEGAS, Maria Amelia

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Description

Origins of Life
1978
Metal, copper, glass with electified light
54 x 84 1/5 x 13 1/2" APPROXIMATE
Large metal bas relief that has been cut open to expose other interior parts; small glass orbs float within the sculpture, held closely by wires. The patina of the metal base changes throughout from gold to blue.

Creator

VILLEGAS, Maria Amelia

Source

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Fima Lifshitz

Identifier

2017.014.006

Citation

VILLEGAS, Maria Amelia, “VILLEGAS, Maria Amelia,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed October 4, 2022, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/7671.