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JERRY COX
Hillsboro, Missouri - United States


, Prayer, Religious, $892
, The Dial, Space, $1,995
, Apple Of My Eye Ii, Abstract, $788

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Artist Statement

Jerry Graduated from WestminsterWilliam Woods College in Fulton Mo in 1978 with a BFa, Jerry concentrated on Sculpture, Drawing and Watercolor. His sculpture work then was mainly wood constructions and carvings. Soon after graduation Jerry began restoring Juke boxes, Slot machines and old arcade memorabilia. He joined the St. Louis Artist Guild, the oldest Art organization west of the Mississippi, 130 years old this year and has been a member since and is now the Vice President. In 1982 Jerry started working for an antique restorer that also built reproduction furniture. In 1986 Jerry started his own business restoring antiques and building furniture. During this time the Furniture as Art movement grew as a craft and Jerry pursued that line of work and still does to this day as his main profession. About 2002 Jerry started using the lathe as an integral part of his sculptural work. The work often starts on the lathe only to be cut, carved and pieced together to form new shapes often with a Christian or Sci fi theme. Today Jerry heads the Fine Wood Division of NewSpace inc, overseeing the production of fine furniture and cabinetry. The sculptures are created is his 1600 square foot studio next to his house 35 miles south of St. louis, surrounded by trees, using turning, carving and furniture-making techniques. Jerry is a member of the American Association of Woodturners, Show Me Woodturners, A Juried member of Best of Missouri Hands, and Vice President of the St. Louis ...

Original Artworks (7)

Jerry Cox; the human condition, 2007, Original Sculpture Wood, 22 x 12 inches. Artwork description: 241 Turned and carved mahogany, ebony, basswood and redwood burl. ...
Jerry Cox
Original Wood Sculpture, 2007
22 x 12 inches (55.9 x 30.5 cm)
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Jerry Cox; moonplate II, 2016, Original Sculpture Wood, 18 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 Segmented wood turning spaceships contrails pierced made from cherry, maple Mexican Royal Ebony...
Jerry Cox
Original Wood Sculpture, 2016
18 x 18 inches (45.7 x 45.7 cm)
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Jerry Cox; moonplate III, 2016, Original Sculpture Wood, 18 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 Inlaid and pierced turning of spaceships, sci fi theme made from  Curly maple Mexican Royal ebony and plastic inlays...
Jerry Cox
Original Wood Sculpture, 2016
18 x 18 inches (45.7 x 45.7 cm)
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Jerry Cox; roots run deep, 2016, Original Sculpture Wood, 10 x 15 inches. Artwork description: 241 The roots of a community is the church. Curly maple, basswood, iron and walnut base, pierced hollow form...
Jerry Cox
Original Wood Sculpture, 2016
10 x 15 inches (25.4 x 38.1 cm)
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Jerry Cox; prayer, 2016, Original Sculpture Wood, 14 x 20 inches. Artwork description: 241 In revelations it says the prayers of the saints are like a bowl of incense that rises before God, if they are within His law he will answer and send the Holy Sprit. ...
Jerry Cox
Original Wood Sculpture, 2016
14 x 20 inches (35.6 x 50.8 cm)
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Jerry Cox; the dial, 2012, Original Sculpture Wood, 19 x 4 inches. Artwork description: 241 sci fi science spaceship retro turned carved exotic...
Jerry Cox
Original Wood Sculpture, 2012
19 x 4 inches (48.3 x 10.2 cm)
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Jerry Cox; apple of my eye ii, 2015, Original Sculpture Wood, 18 x 22 inches. Artwork description: 241 apple science craft wood turned carved...
Jerry Cox
Original Wood Sculpture, 2015
18 x 22 inches (45.7 x 55.9 cm)
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