The Torsos are the embodiment of Great Men and Heroes both now and in the past. The series demands respect and honor, if not for the dignity of labor but the Kleos of the subject.
The Torso of an Older Man, AB; unique bronze, approx., 4' tall, 2015
The Ompahalos Helmets are references to Hellenism, Delphi and Homer. I believe the battered coverings show the beauty and tragedy of a life fought--a remnant of success and noble aspirations.
Omphalos Helmets: Various sizes, unique bronzes and terra cottas, 2017