Wade Wharton’s Art

Wade Wharton Art Environment, Huntsville AL

I spent part of today with Wade Wharton in Huntsville, and his latest art:

This is the bridge troll (which I obv couldn’t figure out how to photograph particularly well):

Wade Wharton Art Environment, Huntsville AL

He’s chained to the footbridge behind — his bridge:
Wade Wharton Art Environment, Huntsville AL

The mosquito, and Wade holding the swatter that got him:

Wade Wharton Art Environment, Huntsville AL

Riding lawnmower, with reel mower as front wheel, and tractor seat. Lights, too:
Wade Wharton Art Environment, Huntsville AL

Thin Buddha — he made this in the spring — remains my favorite:

Wade Wharton Art Environment, Huntsville AL

He’s working on a new exhibit even now, so there will be more creations soon (including a time machine to keep the ending Mayan calendar from being a problem for anyone).  More pics of his art environment here.

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