Photograph of Artist BILL CZAPPA
BILL CZAPPA
Burbank, - United States



Original Artworks (19)

Bill Czappa; Undying Love, 2010, Original Assemblage, 33 x 40 inches. Artwork description: 241 This is about people like O. J. Simpson, who cannot give up on a person they loved. The plaque says,  Your Undying Love is Killing the Ducks . Found ducks, wood work, polymer resin, dead duck, mahogany wood. The idea was inspired by my favorite writer Richard Brautigan ...
Bill Czappa
Original Assemblage, 2010
33 x 40 inches (83.8 x 101.6 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Piet Mondrian Erector, 2018, Original Assemblage, 16 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241 Peit Mondiran s work has been copied by many artist in many styles. I thought I d make on our of Erector set parts. This one has sold but I can make more, they will all look different and can be any size you want. Price will ...
Bill Czappa
Original Assemblage, 2018
16 x 24 inches (40.6 x 61.0 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Clif, 2004, Original Sculpture Mixed, 18 x 28 inches. Artwork description: 241 On of my favorite artists H. C Westermann, made a piece like this called Cliff, only he had a man on a horse looking over the edge of the cliff, no where to go. So my version is two children on carousal horses being chased by Indians. ...
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Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2004
18 x 28 inches (45.7 x 71.1 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Chocking The Chicken, 2016, Original Sculpture Mixed, 29 x 36 inches. Artwork description: 241 Tis piece is similar in message as my  Signifacance of This  piece in that it is about what ever an artist puts up on the wall is significant to him. Only this message is, questioning why someone would make something. So this is one of my favorite ...
Bill Czappa
Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2016
29 x 36 inches (73.7 x 91.4 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Abastarct Erectorism, 2017, Original Sculpture Mixed, 53 x 43 inches. Artwork description: 241 This piece has been sold but I can make others.  They would be different and different sizes.  This one took over 20 years to make.  There are 8 motors that do different things.  And in the little house, you see me working on this very piece.  Could ...
Bill Czappa
Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2017
53 x 43 inches (134.6 x 109.2 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Pressed Duck, 2019, Original Sculpture Mixed, 14 x 22 inches. Artwork description: 241 This piece has been sold but the collector said I could made a few more of them. This piece is another play on words with donalds head stuck in a wine press. Someone saw it and said why not do Ppekin Duck and so I did. ...
Bill Czappa
Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2019
14 x 22 inches (35.6 x 55.9 cm)
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Bill Czappa; The Never Ending War, 2008, Original Sculpture Mixed, 23 x 13 inches. Artwork description: 241 I got the idea for this piece from the poem I wrote. it says,   I hammered and sawed aimless through the night, each nail like a war, with battle ships sunk, the sawdust as useless as bullets struck.  So I made the piece based on the poem. ...
Bill Czappa
Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2008
23 x 13 inches (58.4 x 33.0 cm)
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Bill Czappa; School Of Hard Knots, 2007, Original Sculpture Wood, 23 x 45 inches. Artwork description: 241 I love these play on words pieces. A school room made with knots. It was a lot of fun to make in in the angular fashion that I did. The bell tower was especially difficult to make. And the paddle came from a school and did say ...
Bill Czappa
Original Wood Sculpture, 2007
23 x 45 inches (58.4 x 114.3 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Spring Chicken, 2015, Original Sculpture Mixed, 20 x 26 inches. Artwork description: 241 This is another of those works tht is  play on words. The rubber chicken is held in balance with springs and wire. The guitar tuning knobs add a great dimension to the piece making it look a bit like a musical instrument. I am reselling this for ...
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Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2015
20 x 26 inches (50.8 x 66.0 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Reflections, 2018, Original Sculpture Mixed, 15 x 19 inches. Artwork description: 241 I noticed that Mark Kostabi s  work would lend it self to being made in 3D. So I made a couple pieces out of plastic and wood. I carved the figure out of pine and then covered it in polymer resin. You can see a video of ...
Bill Czappa
Original Mixed Media Sculpture, 2018
15 x 19 inches (38.1 x 48.3 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Antipasta, 2016, Original Sculpture Other, 28 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 So I like to make a piece based on a word or a pun. So what would anti pasta be  Fruit fighting pasta. It is also inspired by the recent racial issues in the news. Imn the buildings I have ARC Art Gallery, the pasta works and ...
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Original Other Sculpture, 2016
28 x 18 inches (71.1 x 45.7 cm)
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Bill Czappa; The Piana, 1999, Original Sculpture Other, 24 x 31 inches. Artwork description: 241 Just thought I would be fun to make a piece out of piano parts. The keys are all bent and twising around each other, but the message in the piece is about artiest or singers who don t really learn all about their craft. I have done ...
Bill Czappa
Original Other Sculpture, 1999
24 x 31 inches (61.0 x 78.7 cm)
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Bill Czappa; The Last Spper With Tupperware, 2003, Original Sculpture Other, 47 x 31 inches. Artwork description: 241 So I like to do work made from a play on words. This one is about the Last Supper but Jesus and the decibels are made from vintage Tupperware pieces. It was fun to make the fake food that the containers hold. The wood is 13 ply ...
Bill Czappa
Original Other Sculpture, 2003
47 x 31 inches (119.4 x 78.7 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Late Into The Night, 2003, Original Sculpture Other, 27 x 34 inches. Artwork description: 241 This piece is about the situation you can get in to when you are struggling with a problem and it just gets worse and worse. And what you should do is back off and take up another day. Made from found objects. I love the cement light ...
Bill Czappa
Original Other Sculpture, 2003
27 x 34 inches (68.6 x 86.4 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Starry Starry Night, 2019, Original Sculpture Other, 16 x 27 inches. Artwork description: 241 I saw an artist in the 60 s who used nails in his work and thought I could do Van Goghs Starry Night in nails and tacks and so I did. It took some much time to figure out how to do it that I needed to ...
Bill Czappa
Original Other Sculpture, 2019
16 x 27 inches (40.6 x 68.6 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Paramecium 32, 2019, Original Sculpture Other, 17 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241 This is one of my newest pieces done with nails and tacks. The depth of it does not show up int he photo but is fascinating to look at and touch. ...
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Original Other Sculpture, 2019
17 x 24 inches (43.2 x 61.0 cm)
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Bill Czappa; The Significance Of This, 2003, Original Sculpture Other, 27 x 35 inches. Artwork description: 241 This work is about what ever an artist puts on the wall or throws on the floor is significant to them. So these are just random objects I chose and covered it in polymer resin. It does not photograph as well as it looks in person. I ...
Bill Czappa
Original Other Sculpture, 2003
27 x 35 inches (68.6 x 88.9 cm)
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Bill Czappa; The Media Feeding Frenzy, 2011, Original Sculpture Wood, 37 x 38 inches. Artwork description: 241 This is a kinetic piece about TV news.  When activated, the Ferris Wheel turns randomly in both directions while it plays circus music.  There are recent transgressors on the wheel and looking on is Triger Woods and Swartiniggers wives because they are in color since then have ...
Bill Czappa
Original Wood Sculpture, 2011
37 x 38 inches (94.0 x 96.5 cm)
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Bill Czappa; Spruce Goose Ll, 2005, Original Sculpture Wood, 71 x 38 inches. Artwork description: 241 This is a working sculpture and it sounds like a real airplane. The wheel and tail move randomly and there is a ghostly image of Howard Hughes behind the wheel. You can see and hear it by searching youtube czappa Spruce Goose. I found the metal front ...
Bill Czappa
Original Wood Sculpture, 2005
71 x 38 inches (180.3 x 96.5 cm)
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Artist Videos

Reflections
Media Feeding Frenzy
Mark Kostabi 3d of Steaming


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