A Festival of Light | Zachary Oxman

A Festival of Light

1993
Bronze, granite and marble; cast
15 x 23 3/4 x 17 in. (38.1 x 62.9 x 43.2 cm)
Lent by the White House
gift of the artist
Photograph by John Bigelow Taylor

The goal of this artist is to create functional pieces that combine a classic, figurative aesthetic with contemporary whimsy. Oxman's offbeat Hanukkah menorah, comprised of five dancing men in tailcoats, is a joyous commemoration of this festival of lights

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