Item Name: Grandmother
Item Number: 267
Thank you to John Kokoszka and Koko Gallery for our next item. This piece entitled Grandmother reminds John of Louise Courgeois with the hands underneath the grandmother, to him it is a special sculpture. John states that he would have liked to help his grandmother, represented by the hands, but the piece depicts it was too late. John Kokoszka works on his welded iron sculptures in a 150 year old barn in Peru, NY. John graduated with his BA from SUNY Plattsburgh under the direction of Sculpture Professor Don Osborn. John's work can be seen throughout the North Country and at Stone Ledge Sculpture Garden located in Peru, NY. John's rendition of the Last Supper, which is life size, can be seen at Stone Ledge Sculpture Garden. His work has been shown in the North Country as well as Canada, California, Illinois and up and down the East Coast. John is currently working on a life size rendition of Goya's Third of May.