Angler Fish & Rat Wendy Giminski Original Art
Angler Fish & Rat Wendy Giminski Original Art is gouache painting,.. NOT A PRINT. From Wendy’s collection and shown at Art Of Toys Retrospect Show. Wendy collects lots of plastic “guys” that she uses in her sculpture, paintings and some just sit on a shelf to look at or play with. Inspiration comes from all those rat fink models and comics she grew up with!
White mat, Black metal frame, outside dimension is 10″ x10″. Will come with Artist Statement and provenance.
Wendy Giminski– Famous for locking her keys in her car and actually being a blonde before she turned grey then red, Wendy Giminski has been illustrating, painting, drawing, constructing mixed media Gourd-o-ramas with small plastic toys, and making PBR bottle cap clocks for a REALLY long time.
Recipient of a Georgia Council for the Arts Grant in 1992-93, her BFA from Syracuse University in 1979 “back in the stoned ages”, as her daughter likes to tell her, has earned her many, MANY years of jobs in retail and service industry.
From 2001 to 2010 she was a Computer Graphics Artist for the University of Georgia until they closed her department. The past 6 years have been filled with more part -time retail jobs, more closings, layoffs and unenjoyments “insurance”.