West Babylon, NY
The first half of my seventy eight years were spent in the field of architecture working on the design and construction of some of the more notable structures in this country. A prime example would be the Metropolitan Opera House.
In the mid-seventies I changed my life's course, by devoting it to my first love- Sculpture.
Initially my work was only on one topic. That being vultures. All the pieces were made from personally scavenged natural matter. I felt a kinship to these birds, taking scavenged matter and creating the likeness of the greatest scavenger of them all-THE VULTURE
Throughout the subsequent years I 've increased my repertoire, still using scavenged matter in all cases, until I was known as that "RAT, BAT, & VULTURE GUY"
In more recent times I 've added a few etceteras to my body of work
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Please further note: The drawings are from a series of drawings I've created, chronicling the lives of Feral Coots ("Feralgenaria").
And a few chosen drawings are now available as prints on my companion FAA site: R Allen Swezey
All work in this gallery is the original work of Roger Swezey and is protected by US and international copyright laws.
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