26: Wodan

‘Wodan’ is a part of a series of works I am producing that plays on the lines between organic and inorganic. Shaping a man-made material into a form that ‘feels’ living. A ‘Wodan oak’ is a sacred tree from Norse mythology and features in many romantic Dutch paintings.

Mild steel and wood.

30 x 20 x 40cm


Luke Tupper

Heavily inspired by natural processes, my work is intended to offer a moment of quiet contemplation of humanity’s relationship with nature.

I hold a BA (Hons) Degree in Sculpture and I have spent over ten years working professionally with metal.

Several years ago, I began practicing the art form of Bonsai, which has given me a deep love and appreciation of trees and the way they grow. I have embraced this fascination into my recent work