Dane Winkler

Dane Winkler
Dane Winkler
Dane Winkler grew up on a small farm in upstate New York where he learned about animal husbandry alongside tight craftsmanship and hard work. He received his BFA in Sculpture from the State University of New York College at Plattsburgh in 2012 and is a current MFA candidate at the University of Maryland College Park, scheduled to graduate in spring 2016. His work has been exhibited nationally in solo and group exhibitions at the Prescott Gallery, AZ; the Rosalux Gallery, MN; Socrates Sculpture Park, NY; Hamiltonian Gallery, DC; Arlington Arts Center, VA; Franconia Sculpture Park, MN; and Salem Art Works, NY. His work will be featured in an upcoming solo show at the Delaware Center for Contemporary Art in Wilmington, DE. Visit Dane Winkler's website.

Turf and Terrain

Round Top Dig
Round Top Dig by Dane Winkler, 2016. Photo by Kate Warren.
Dane Winkler: Round Top Dig, 2016 Location: 842 New Hampshire Avenue NW Evoking the industrial roots of Foggy Bottom, this large-scale, steel pulley appears to be buried deep within the earth. As if a piece of defunct, forgotten machinery, the structure uncovers pieces of the neighborhood’s past, unearthing a lost legacy.
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