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New Work, upcoming show

I’ve been powering ahead on a number of new pieces for my yearly show at Schoolhouse Gallery in Provincetown. The two featured in the rough videos below are based on clock escapement mechanisms. The one directly below uses a mechanism invented by James Arnfield in 1887. The single pin escapement below that runs much faster […]

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Is Is

I have a habit of randomly selecting titles when I complete work. Some days,  I pull a record album (real vinyl) and find a song title I like. For this one I selected “The Changing Face of Harlem” collection of Jazz music from the 40s and song title “Is Is” by Stuff Smith. Oh yeah, […]

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I tend toward ambiguity in most of my work, that’s why I’m a bit surprised when a narrative emerges. In this case, the latest monster on the workbench, “Si” brings together a geneva made from an a plate printed with a map of New Hampshire, some numbers from a scale,  a bit of Spanish and […]

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Fall Work

With December almost here ( and it still feels like summer in New England ) we have some beautiful shots of my most recent work thanks to photographer Elizabeth Neville. All of these pieces can be seen,  starting tommorow at Aqua Art 11 in Miami. I’ll have some photos from the show later this week.

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Double Clutchin’ Daddy

I don’t know what’s getting into me lately, I keep setting out to do short sketch pieces and before I know it, all this… Check out the double clutch mechanisms, upside-down bell, trademark bird and, of course, daddy. BTW, there’s a bit of shaking 1/3 of the way through the video; me trying to stand […]

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Reversing Mechanism

Here’s the mechanism detailed yesterday. Works like a charm! As always,  music while working courtesy WFMU;  Irwin’s terrific Murial’s Treasure archive of vintage Calypso and Soca.

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Eight New Pieces!

Thanks to photographer  Elizabeth Neville , all eight new wall pieces are on the Wall Work page of GinaKamentsky.com . Here’s some terrific detail shots: By the way, for those interested in heading up to Provincetown this weekend. “My Good Side” a piece I created for the Provincetown Film Festival Auction will be showing at […]

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