Also Known as: Joseph Wood
New York, New York 1954
Luce Artist Quote
“When material is integrated into an application, it connects the object to the world. It becomes an object that is a material that is an object.” Artist quoted in “Joe Wood: The Manifest Idea,” Metalsmith, Winter 1997
Luce Artist Biography
Joe Wood produced large outdoor sculptures before turning to jewelry, which appeals to him as an “opportunity to focus a great deal of intensity in a small object.” His sculptural background still shows in his work, which explores the beauty of natural materials.