Bruce Newell is active/lives in California. Bruce Newell is known for sculptor-abstraction, western, animal.
Biography Bruce Newell
Having grown up on a ranch that raised very gentle and tame Angus cattle, Bruce Newell has alway been fascinated by animals. Although his art school training and formative years were spent making abstract art, he came to the realization that the animals from his youth represented a tremendous amount of beauty, dignity, peacefulness and relevance, and that making sculptures of them was as compelling as any form of art.
The animals he sculpts are as he remembers them--serene, quiet, dignified. Because the sculptures are an interpretation of life, there is an abstraction and simplification of form rather than an attempt at realism; the style he has developed uses rough areas, the hatchet and tool marks, and the feeling of the mater
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