Sonia Yaco's
Virtual Studio Tour

Sonia Yaco is an artist who uses wire, newspaper headlines, ceramics, textiles, metal, piano parts, plastic, electronics, water and marbles in her work. She has a fascination with geometric, conceptual and societal interrelations. Her art translates these patterns into sculpture. Many of her creations are moving and interactive.


Garden Sculpture

TechnaCranes
Aluminum, Copper, Galvanized steel
approximately 33" by 17" by 12"

2004


New Works

Marble and copper footstool
11" by 8" by 5"
2003

 

Dinosaur Heart Box - outside
Dinosaur Heart Box outside view
oak box with copper cover, photographic image
appr. 4" by 4" by 2"
2003

Dinosaur Heart Box - Inside
Dinosaur Heart Box inside view

Carver Box
Carver Box
oak box with tile cover, photograph image
2003

Piano Full View
Piano Table
- full view
2003
Piano Table Detail
Piano Table
- detail view
 
 


Installations

The Social Justice Center Incubator

fosters organizations who question society

incubator
A place that encourages the formation and development of new ideas.

A situation used for growing or providing suitable conditions for a chemical, biological or social reaction.


Outside Tour

 Caricature revolving sprinkler
Caricature revolving sprinkler
Short Movie

Copper leaves
Copper Leaves Movie
Green Machine Green Machine Movie
Tree stump fountain
Stump fountain

Bubble machine
Short Movie

Bubble machine
Bubble Machine and Blaze
Short Movie with Blaze

Green Handles

Green handles


Inside Tour

Jigsaw puzzles
Jigsaw tables
cherry wood

Freedom
Freedom

Chess set
Chess and soldiers

tea fountain
Teatime in Dairyland Movie

Welded ostrich
Welded Ostrich

Tile version of Gratia's portrait
Potrait of Gratia Amanda Housler
sand blasted tile
2001

Churl
Churl: Losing a Superintendent
1998?

Suds fountain
Sudsing fountain
Movie


Yellow jacket installation
wood, plastic wrap, plastic, rubber, metal, foam
circa 1990

Mothers..
Mothers Will Do Anything to Protect Their Children ...
wood, plastic, rubber, metal
1996

Ceramic, marble, copper rack
Towel ring
marble, pottery, copper tube

Retro fit chair as a shelf
Retro fit chair as a shelf
wood, copper mesh, plexiglass


Textile Design


Bricks and Blocks
coton, rayon fabric
1982

A Cubist's Serat
cotton fabric
1995

Prairie Skirts, Prairie Dirt
cotton fabric
1986

Waterbabies
cotton, rayon fabric
circa 1985

Choreg in the Snow
cotton fabric
1995

Teaching Chickens to Read
(detail)
cotton, nylon, polyestrer fabric
1995

Iris
rayon, polyester, cotton fabric
1983


Pumpkin Patch
wood, cotton fabric
circa 1984

The Race for Spring
cotton fabric
circa 1986