Ruminant (the Grand Masticator)

.

Originally part of the Fermentation Fest’s 2013 Farm/Art DTour, popular demand kept this stained glass harvesting combine on display in the field until the following spring. In Fall of 2014, it reappeared in Downtown Reedsburg — as a permanent centerpiece in the newly created Harvest Park.

 

Reedsburg, Wisconsin

 

Le Bagatelle de Bagatelle

 

An Unconventional Mini-Golf Hole

for the Walker Art Center’s Artist-Designed Mini-Golf Course

Designed as a conceptual play on the true history of the pinball machine.

 

Minneapolis, Minnesota

 

Ardee Awards

 

A Series of Bronze Trophies

for The Fête—Celebrating Excellence in the Arts at the Mayo Civic Center

 

Rochester, Minnesota

 

 

Near-Mint Condition

 

A Stained Glass Tractor

for the 2010 Minnesota Biennial at the Soap Factory

 

Minneapolis, Minnesota

.

.

 

Healthy Acquaintances, Icons of Medicine,

and Random Survey Pulse (RCTC Project Page)

 

This set of installations for the Medical Sciences Building of the Rochester Community and Technical College includes a stained glass window bay, stained glass light fixtures and sculptural vitrines — all health and medically themed.

 

Rochester, Minnesota

 

 

 

Commonweal Stash

.

A Series of Architectural Art Installations

for the lobby area of the Commonweal Theatre

consisting of suspended and interactive sculptural elements, dioramas and vitrines —

based on a combination of the detritus of local rural culture and the Theatre’s own history.

 

Lanesboro, Minnesota

Conservation of Energy and The Sun Touches All

 

A Series of Stained Glass Windows

adorning the window bays at John Marshall High School

incorporating reclaimed glass and dishware and created together with the local student body as an integrative learning project.

 

Rochester, Minnesota

 

Bluffland Highlights

 

A Regionally-Themed Stained Glass Window

for F&M Community Bank

 

Preston, Minnesota

 

Tessellated Mosaic

 

An Expanding Iron Tile Mosaic Created via a Series of Workshops

for and with Fillmore Central High School Students and Staff

 

Harmony, Minnesota

“Standard Issue” Iron Pours

 

A Series of Iron Pour Workshops at the Unnasch Family Farm — Since 2006.

 

Pilot Mound, Minnesota

“Glassicles” Chandelier-Style Installations

 

A Series of Three Sculptural Light Installations

Created out of Reclaimed Bottles and Drinkware

.

.Minneapolis, Minnesota

A

Public Art Network

Year in Review

Winner for 2013

 

- Americans for the Arts,

Washington, D.C.

 

 

Burnt Matchstick

 

This 40-foot-tall steel-framed stained glass sculpture referencing a burnt wooden matchstick is currently on display at the Sculpture in Civic Center Park exhibition.

 

Newport Beach, California

 

.

 

Web design courtesy of SQVIBL

 

.

Copyright Notice for Karl Unnasch.  All rights reserved.

Seasonal Hide-and-Seek

 

A Regionally-Themed Stained Glass Window

for White Bear Lake Branch Library

 

White Bear Lake, Minnesota

 

Playtime in Indy

 

This 50-foot-tall holiday tree made entirely of toys and lit from within was installed at the Indianapolis Museum of Art / Newfields for the 2015, 2016 and 2017 holiday seasons.

 

Indianapolis, Indiana

 

.

 

Holiday Trees for Downtown Silver Spring 

 

Since 2013, Karl Unnasch has been creating the annual holiday trees for the

Reinventing the Holidays celebration by Downtown Silver Spring, Maryland,

often in collaboration with ENJOINERY.

 

Silver Spring, Maryland — a Metro D.C. Community

Florid and Droll

 

A Series of Five Sculptures with Backlit Stained Glass

Created using Reclaimed Gardening Implements

 

Madison, Wisconsin

Project IndexKarl Unnasch -- Public Art, Stained Glass and Sculpture

Karl Unnasch Public Art, Stained Glass and Sculpture

.

HOME   |   Public Art & Sculpture   |   Stained Glass   |   About the Artist   |   Project Index   |   Gallery   |   Summer Apprenticeships   |   Upcoming Events   |   Sitemap   |   Contact

HOME   |   Public Art & Sculpture   |   Stained Glass   |   About the Artist   |   Project Index   |   Gallery   |   Summer Apprenticeships   |   Upcoming Events   |   Sitemap   |   Contact

(please scroll)

Awarded one of six

Wisconsin Top

Rural Development

Initiatives

in 2016

 

 

 

Tribute ... Tarry (A Moving Water Perspective)

Tribute … Tarry (A Moving Water Perspective)

 

A sculpture crafted primarily from repurposed construction and housing materials

with a running water feature during the warmer months for the La Crosse area Habitat for Humanity ReStore

 

Onalaska, Wisconsin

Bloodroot

 

This 25-foot-tall steel-framed stained glass sculpture referencing a bloodroot flower was installed at Royal Botanical Gardens in July 2016.

 

Burlington, Ontario, Canada

 

.

 

Follow Karl Unnasch Art:

Rustician

 

This 1930s McCormick Deering tractor is bedecked with locally themed backlit stained glass in the Artist’s signature style.

 

Montevideo, Minnesota

 

 

 

.

 

Winners

of

multiple ICSC

U.S. MAXI Silver Awards

 

A

Public Art Network

Year in Review

Winner for 2017

 

- Americans for the Arts,

Washington, D.C.