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We advance appreciation and understanding of the life and work of artist George Rickey.

Art By Decade

Four L's Excentric II by George Rickey
Four L's Excentric II, 1990 (begun 1987)
Five Lines in Parallel Planes by George Rickey
Five Lines in Parallel Planes, 1966
Space Churn with Octagon II by George Rickey
Space Churn with Octagon II, 1972 (begun 1971)

Life By Decade


Rickey for a third time participates in the Berliner Künstlerprogramm des Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (the German Academic Exchange Service Artists-in-Berlin Program).

He travels to Rotterdam, Bellingham (WA), San Francisco, Albuquerque, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Amsterdam, London, and Glasgow.

Technical Terms

“The essentials of a gimbal are a pair of bearings mounted within another pair, with the axes of these two pairs at 90 degrees to each other. Each set of paired bearings permits movements through an arc in a plane.”

Public CollectionS

Three Squares Gyratory by George Rickey
Three Squares Gyratory (1972-1975), Photo by rocor
Four Open Squares Horizontal Gyratory Tapered by George Rickey
Four Open Squares Horizontal Gyratory Tapered (1984)