Spacescapes© by Cecil Herring



Polyvinyl Chloride power sprayed over Welded Steel, painted in DayGlo.




from left: Bardo Passage, Flight to Ganymede Mobile, Neptune's Siren, Nergal Tower, Mother is Yellow mobile in 4 parts, A place in Space, Whalebone in two Parts.


Spacescapes© by Cecil Herring

Solo Show, Oct. 1971

Center Gallery

49 W. 57th Street, New York, N.Y.



Collection was created by making armatures of welded Steel and space junk covered with liquid polyvinyl chloride force sprayed with a Bink's spray gun using a diesel compressor.

The collection of 33 works were then painted with DayGlo colors. The show took a year to create.

Show traveled to:


Air Force Space Museum


Cape Canaveral, FL 1972


Stetson University, Sampson Gallery, Deland, FL,1973


Gallery Three, North Miami, FL, 1974


A Leap into Space

welded steel and sprayable pvc, electrified

6' by 5' x 4.5'

destroyed by viewer at AF Space Museum!





Hadley's Rill

(actual Moon location)

welded steel and pvc, electrified

wall hanging

6.5 feet x 4 feet x 2 feet deep

artist's collection




Hanging Gardens in Space

3 hanging sculptures from Spacescapes Show

welded steel and PVC


collection of artist




"Bardo Passage,"

steel and plastic, 4 feet by 3.5 feet sculpture Abstract of Buddhist belief in passage of soul after death.

collection of the artist







"A Setting for the Fabulous Feathers"

sculpture in two parts, steel and pvc, painted

4.5 feet by 2 feet by 4 feet.

Abstraction of actual Japanese pea hen in a special royal garden designed with low plantings to support the beautiful tail feathers.

Private collection







Steel and plastic

29" high

Missing. If you see this sculpture, notify artist




Moon House

welded steel and polyvinyl chloride


in private collection






Flight to Ganymede

Steel and plastic

collection of the artist





steel and plastic, painted

28 x 26 x 20

Sydney Hyman Collection, New York, N. Y.





Take me to your Leader

Steel and plastic

30 x 14 x 26

Private collection



Flying Space Man

Steel and pvc

5 feet by 6 feet by 3.5 feet

private collection




Puff the Magic Dragon

14 x 28 x 18

steel and plastic


collection of artist


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