Chairs

and Stools

I have rescued many old and discarded chairs and and other found objects to put them back to life. Here you can see a selection of chairs that were created over the years.

Lucia's Collage
Lucia's Collage

inspired by a collage done by my granddaughter, Lucia, and me PLUS a visit to the International Crane Foundation.

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KR_3988
KR_3988
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First Amendment Chair
First Amendment Chair

A response to some members of the public who objected to the proposed construction of a mosque near the site of the World Trade Center.

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KR_3984email
KR_3984email
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Los Ninos - The Long March
Los Ninos - The Long March

Each of the 570 cells represents 100 children who came across the US-Mexican border between October 2013 and spring 2014, mostly from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.

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The Secret
The Secret

by Karen Rechtschaffen acrylic on wood Collection of Amy Culberg and Ben Howard

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The Secret (detail)
The Secret (detail)

acrylic on wood by Karen Rechtschaffen

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Sun and Moon chairs
Sun and Moon chairs

Antique school chairs Acrylic and wood

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Tinky Winky's Chair
Tinky Winky's Chair

found objects, mixed media 26 x 10 x 12 inches by Karen Rechtschaffen Collection of Elsa Bonkowski

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