I was obsessed with fictitious sci-fi books and movies growing up. Microscopic, mythological beings and places fascinated me as I explored worlds that delved into fantastical, dystopian, and never-before-seen imagery. These extraordinary settings still fire my imagination.
G. Schaefer 008 AEOLUS 10” diameter sphere Polyurethane foam, stainless steel, paint. 8/19
G. Schaefer - 014 MAXX 14”x14” polymorph Industrial foam, wood, glass, paint 2/19
G. Schaefer 020 MALIN 12” polymorphicpod spheroid Industrial foam, stainless steel, 15 ft. of 60 lb. monofilament, cordless motor at 4rpm for its movement.
G. Schaefer 012 MARBURG 10” hemisphere- polyurethane - Designed to mount flush to the wall 4/19
G. Schaefer 015 DEX 14”x14” polymorph Industrial foam, wood, glass, paint. 2/19
G Schaefer 011 AMEL 9x9x19 inches polymorphic spheroid- polyurethane, stainless steel, 15 ft. of 60 lb. monofilament, cordless 4rpm motor with remote control for its movement. 9/19
G. Schaefer 013 SHONA 8” polymorphic sphere with 15ft. Of 60 lb. monofilament and cordless 4rpm motor for it’s movement 4/19
G. Schaefer 009 polymorph 15” BATCH #4 polyurethane, paint, glass 9/19
G. Schaefer 010 RYKER 8” polymorphic sphere- polyurethane, stainless steel, paint, 15ft. Of 60 lb. monofilament, cordless motor at 4 rpm with remote for its movement 9/19
Greg Schaefer, a self-taught artist who lives and works in San Diego California, was born In Rochester New York. He spent his childhood in Silver Spring, Maryland, reading encyclopedias, collecting rocks, and studying relief maps.
Select Group Exhibitions
- San Diego Art Institute: “C Note Show” -San Diego Ca.
- La Playa Gallery: “Space and Surface: An Exploration in Art”- La Jolla Ca.
- Porto Vista Hotel: “Corresponce”-San Diego Ca.
- San Diego Mesa College: “Subterranean”-San Diego Ca.
- Visual Gallery: “For the love of Art”-San Diego Ca.
- Escondido Arts Partnership Municipal Gallery: “Summation 2018”- Escondido Ca.
- Poway Performing Arts Center: The San Diego Museum of Art Artists Guild “Connections”- Poway Ca.
- Ashton Gallery: “Rhythm and Hues” San Diego Ca.
- Sepehri Gallery: “FUTURE DISTANT WORLDS” San Diego Ca.