Adrift On The Sea of Solitude

Carved and Painted Juniper on Metal Base

“Whenever I find myself in Dublin I make a beeline to the Archaeological Museum to commune with a small hammered gold boat from early Celtic times–with rows of spindly oars draped over its flanks and a cross-shaped mast ascending midships. This small gold boat is the inspiration for the boat in my sculpture.”

Hib Sabin

Watch Sabin’s discussion of this piece from his July 2020 artist talk: