Dances with Derrida: Orthomorphic Deconstruction
Medium:Cast Resin, Stainless Steel, Plexiglass
Height: 42 in
Width: 27 in
Depth: 8 in
High relief wall hung sculpture. Divided into four smaller panels and a partial drawer that protrudes from the wall that hold instruments used by orthopedic surgeons. The surface of the panels contain life size representations of human bones.
Born in Chicago, Illinois, Richard Paschke earned a doctorate degree in neurobiology at Purdue University before teaching at GVSU for over thirty years. In his free time, Paschke is an avid musician, composer and artist exploring mediums such as oil painting and sculpture. This series of work titled “Dances with Derrida,” combined his science and art backgrounds, creating images using carved anatomical parts that Paschke could use during his lectures.