Bill Barrett (American, born 1934)
Untitled 1 and 2, 1973
Welded aluminum with brushed aluminum finish
Collection of the Taubman Museum of Art
Gift of Brenner Holdings, LLC. 2014.003 & 2014.004
Bill Barrett is known for his abstract sculptures in steel, aluminum and bronze. Born in Los Angeles, California, he earned his degrees from the University of Michigan. Early influences on Barrett’s work include sculptors Henry Moore and Auguste Rodin. Since the mid-1960s, Barrett’s work has been shown in numerous exhibitions. His work is also in the the permanent collections of the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Utsukushi-ga-Hara Open Air Museum in Tokyo...