Shoebox Art Galleries


Prior to the construction of the Zymoglyphic Art of the Modern Age Gallery, many of the iconic miniature art works of the Modern Age were displayed in shoebox art galleries

Art of the Early Modern Age

Art of the Late Modern Age

Biomorphic Abstraction

Art of the Early Modern Age

A "peep-hole" style shoebox gallery with a collection of miniature art from various sources. All pieces are untitled.

From left to right:
  1. Assemblage (dried pepper, wire, carpet padding)
  2. Dollhouse landscape
  3. Model railroad garbage car contents
  4. Found object (glue)
  5. Natural Modernist sculpture (sea rocks)
  6. Found object (identity unknown)
  7. Generic modernist sculpture (silver, copper, brass)
  8. Assemblage (shell, wax)
  9. Natural Modernist sculpture (sea rocks)
  10. Dollhouse landscape

Art of the Late Modern Age

In this gallery, the architecture has been designed to "open up" the shoe box and integrate the inside and the outside. For a close-up, click here

From left to right:
  1. String Theory 3" x 4", found object (carpet padding)
  2. Untitled 3" x 2", watercolor
  3. Figure 2" x 1" x 1", found object (clay)
  4. Organic Form 1 3/4" x 2 1/2" x 21/2", found objects (banana peel, magnolia leaf)
  5. Oh no... 1 1/2" x 3", cartoon
  6. Aspiration 1 1/4" x 1" x1/2", found object (beach rock)
  7. Untitled 1 1/2" x 1" x 1", found object (sea sponge)
  8. Composition/Decomposition 3" x 2" x 2", assemblage (melted plastic, bead, wax, rusty washers)

Biomorphic Abstraction Gallery

It's "aliens and monsters" day at the Biomorphic Abstraction gallery! This gallery showcases both found images and miniature acrylic paintings of the Modern Age. For a close-up, click here

Artworks from left to right:
  1. Moss Agate, found image
  2. Copper Nodule, found sculpture
  3. Untitled, acrylic on cardboard
  4. Amoeba #1, variable dimensions, acrylic
  5. Untitled, acrylic on cardboard
  6. Seaweed Roots, found sculpture
  7. Untitled, acrylic on cardboard

Moss Agate, 1 1/2" x 3", found image

Copper Nodule, 1 1/4" x 2" x 1", found sculpture

Untitled, 2" x 3", acrylic on cardboard

Amoeba #1, variable dimensions, acrylic

Untitled, 1 1/2" x 3", acrylic on cardboard

Seaweed Roots, 3 1/2" x 3/4" x 3/4", found sculpture

Untitled, 1 1/2" x 1" x 1", acrylic on cardboard