Tim’s work is 3-D, spatial sculpture that generally begins on a constructive surface Tim builds upon. Sometimes he paints or collages on the surface. He uses electro-mechanical, time-related aspects as well, but right now he is making an effort to reduce these elements. “I’m returning to working on panels,” he says. “For artistic reasons, I’m in a reductive phase with my work.”
Tim’s art career has taken him up and down the West Coast, from Oregon to Alaska to California. He
What did the Fellowship or Laureate mean to you at the time you received it?
It meant bacon saving!
What do you do now? Has your art evolved or changed?
In 2000, I received an award for sculpture. While I still do 3D, spatial works my art is moving to painting on panel. Go to my website to see what I’m doing: http://tryan.carbonmade.com
What is one piece of advice you would give to an emerging artist?
Don't waste money on art school.
Briefly, how would you describe the state of the arts locally, as well as national and beyond?
Locally, few venues. Nationally, inbred.
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