Hexagonal Crystals

Hexagonal Crystals, Some Stuck Together

2011

cluster: 9 x 9 x 8 inches

large singular: 8.5 x 4.25 x 4 inches

small singular: 5.25 x 2.25 x 2.25 inches

glazed ceramics, cone 06

 

Lava Football

Left:

A Teardrop Like a Lava Football (Artist’s Rendition)

Fabricated by Dr. Charles Kluth

2011

10 x 6 x 6 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 6

Right:

A Teardrop Like a Lava Football

Fabricated by Dr. Charles Kluth

2011

11 x 7 x 7 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 6

 

 

Colored Geodes

Top:

Plain Rock on the Outside, Crystals on the Inside, Bright Green

2011

6.75 x 6.5 x 2.5 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Right:

Plain Rock on the Outside, Crystals on the Inside, Blue

2011

6.25 x 5.75 x 2.25 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Bottom:

Plain Rock on the Outside, Crystals on the Inside, Jade Green

2011

6.75 x 6.25 x 2.33 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Left:

Plain Rock on the Outside, Crystals on the Inside, Pink

2010

6.5 x 7 x 2 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

 

Little Crystals

A Whole Bunch of Crystals, Different Colors and Sizes, Some Stuck Together, Some Individual

2011

dimensions variable

glazed ceramic, cones 6 and 06

 

Big Crystals

Top:

A Rock With Differently Shaped Crystals, Visible to the Naked Eye, Many Different Colors, Shaped Like This (Makes Hands Into Almond Shape)

2011

7.5 x 4.25 x 3 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Right:

A Rock With Different Crystals, and a Really Giant Crystal, Different Colors, Bigger Than a Softball

2010

6 x 3.5 x 4 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Bottom and Left:

A Rock, It Broke in Two, With Visible Crystals, With Pinky Color

2010

5.5 x 4.5 x 3 each (diptych)

glazed ceramic, cone 6

 

Pencil Lines

A Rock With Lines Where The Iron Reacted With Water, Reddish, Like This (Draws Lines With Pencil)

2011

6 x 3.5 x 4 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

 

Oolytic

Bottom:

A Rock With Pieces of Iron in it, and Water Has Gotten In, With Rings Like Inside a Jawbreaker

2010

6.25 x 4.5 x 2.5 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 6

Left:

Another One, Same Deal, With Softer Colors

2011

5 x 4 x 2 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Top:

A Third Rock, Polished, Like a Hunk of Bleu Cheese, That’s the Shape

2010

3 x 1.25 x 2.75 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 6

 

Petrified Wood

Left:

Chunk of Wood Shaped, A Cross Section out of a Tree, With Crystals Inside, Different Colors 1

2010

4 x 5.25 x 4.5 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Right

Chunk of Wood Shaped, A Cross Section out of a Tree, With Crystals Inside, Different Colors 2

2011

5.5 x 4.5 x 3.5 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

 

Purple Geodes

Top:

Plain Rock On the Outside, Crystals on the Inside, Dark Purple

2010

4 x 4.25 x 3 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Right:

Plain Rock on the Outside, Crystals on the Inside, Purple and Blue

2011

6.5 x 5.25 x 3 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Bottom:

Plain Rock on the Outside, Crystals on the Inside, Pale Purple

2010

4.25 x 4.5 x 2.5 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 6

Left:

Plain Rock on the Outside, Crystals on the Inside, Pinky Purple

2011

6 x 5.5 x 3 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

 

Schist 3

Barely Discernible Crystalline Pattern, One Side Worn Smooth, the Other Lumpy

2011

4.5 x 6 x 4.75 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Middle:

One With Parallel Crystals, Some Dark, Some Light

2011

5 x 5 x 2.5 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Right:

A Rock with all Different Skinny Crystals, Shaped Like This (Makes Hand Round)

2010

4 x 4 x 3 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

 

Holes 3

 

Left:

Shaped Like This (Cups Hands Together), With a Hole in the Middle, Yellow

2011

8.75 x 5 x 2.25 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Top Right:

Shaped Like This (Cups Hands Together), With a Hole in the Middle, Green

2010

9 x 4.25 x 3 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

Bottom Right:

Shaped Like This (Cups Hands Together), With a Hole in the Middle, Blue

2011

10 x 4.5 x 3.75 inches

glazed ceramic, cone 06

 

USA

The Rocks Come from Warm Colors 1

2011

8 x 10 inches

acrylic and graphite on panel

 

World

The Rocks Come From Warm Colors 2

2011

8 x 10 inches

acrylic and graphite on panel

 

Fluorine

Because it Shows How the Fluorine Turned it Purple

2011

10.25 x 13.5 inches

watercolor and graphite on paper

 

Spring

In the Spring on a Mountain, Two Rocks with Small, Even Crystals

2011

30 x 24.14 inches

C-print on aluminum

Edition of 3

 

Colorado

The Colorado River Outside the State of Colorado, Rocks Like Pieces of Wood

2011

30 x 21.63 inches

C-print on aluminum

Edition of 3

 

Canadian

Canadian Rockies, Another Rock With Skinny, Parallel Crystals

2011

20 x 17.16 inches

C-print on aluminum

Edition of 3

 

Utah

Southern Utah, a Rock with Iron and Water Reaction Rings

2011

14 x 11.68 inches

C-print on aluminum

Edition of 3

 

Iceland

Iceland, a Raindrop of Lava, it Hardened in the Air

2011

16 x 20 inches

C-print on aluminum

Edition of 3

 

Andes

In the Southern Andes, Geodes Near Some Big Rocks

2011

18 x 14.66 inches

C-print on aluminum

Edition of 3

 

Rainforest

Rainforest, You Know What A Geode is Like? Purple One

2011

18 x 14 inches

C-print on aluminum

Edition of 3

 

Cave

In a Cave, Hexagonal Crystals

2011

17.23 x 20 inches

C-print on aluminum

Edition of 3

 

Amazon

Where the Amazon Comes Out of the Andes, Hexagonal Crystals, All Colors, Some Stuck Together

2011

14.3 x 20 inches

C-print on aluminum

Edition of 3

 

Illinois

Black Cliffs in Illinois, Shiny Cubes Sticking Out of Each Other

2011

16.7 x 20 inches

C-print on aluminum

Edition of 3