Neil Clifford

Contemporary Sculptor

“I believe the quality of our lives is enhanced by surrounding ourselves with art that express values beyond their aesthetic, that possess intelligence in their creation, that one can interact with and that will stimulate the senses every time one engages with them.

Over the past thirty-five years I have travelled to remote areas of the planet, fascinated by cultures who live in community with nature – to engage with artists whose work is imbued with powerful connections to their ancestral lands. The awareness that art-making acts as a vehicle for understanding our place within a greater context, guides my own artistic pursuits.

The rugged Canadian wilderness provides the inspiration and the materials for my new series of sculptures. While scouting rapids on wild rivers, hiking through dense forest or snowshoeing along frozen shorelines, I encounter special stones. Eroded and etched, some fractured and split by the powerful forces of wind, water, ice and changing seasons –
 

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In the Stillness of Time

In the Stillness of Time

24" x 27" x 7" Mixed Media Artist Neil Clifford

Detail

Detail

24" x 27" x 7" Mixed Media Artist Neil Clifford

Face Detail

Face Detail

24" x 27" x 7" Mixed Media Artist Neil Clifford

In the Stillness of Time

In the Stillness of Time

24" x 27" x 7" Mixed Media Artist Neil Clifford

In the Stillness of Time

In the Stillness of Time

24" x 27" x 7" Mixed Media Artist Neil Clifford

In the Stillness of Time

In the Stillness of Time

24" x 27" x 7" Mixed Media Artist Neil Clifford

In the Stillness of Time

In the Stillness of Time

24" x 27" x 7" Mixed Media Artist Neil Clifford