Promoted
sailor-jerry-timeless
omg
win

The Art Of Destroyed Art

Artist Valerie Hegarty is a brilliant iconoclast (literally).

“Fallen Bierstadt,” 2007
Foamcore, paint, glue, gel medium, canvas, wire, wood
Dimensions variable

“Rothko Sunset,” 2007
Foamcore, canvas, paper, paint, glue, wire, tape, sand, gel medium
42” x 32” x 8”

“Niagara Falls,” 2007
Foamcore, paper, paint, wood, glue, gel medium
150 × 300 × 65 cm

“Unearthed,” 2008
Wood and mixed media
Approx. 36” x 22” x 10”

“Rothko Reflection,” 2007
Foamcore, wood, wire, canvas, glue, paper, paint, gel medium, sand, tape
89” x 60” x 5”

“George Washington Shipwrecked,” 2007
Foamcore, canvas, paper, paint, paste, mdf, gel medium
39” x 33” x 4”

“Cracked Canyon,” 2007
Installation view, “On Being an Exhibition”, Artists Space, New York,
Photo: © Bill Orcutt 2007

“View from Thanatopsis,” 2007
Installation view
Museum 52, London, England

“Bierstadt with Holes,” 2007
Foam core, paper, paint, wood, glue, gel medium, plexiglass
103 × 85 × 7cm

“Driftwood Painting,” 2006
Foamcore, paper, paint, glue, gel medium, plastic buckets, wood
Approx. 59” x 67” x 16”

“Still Lives with Crows,” 2006

“Seascape,” 2006
Installation view
Guild and Greyshkul, NY

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

This post was created by a user and has not been vetted or endorsed by BuzzFeed's editorial staff. BuzzFeed Community is a place where anyone can post awesome lists and creations. Learn more or post your buzz!

 
  Your Reaction?
  REACT WITH GIF
 
    Here Are The Top Stories
    • The U.S. will release Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard after 30 years. The move isn't tied to the Iran nuclear deal, American officials say.
    • Joyce Mitchell, the prison worker who accused of helping two inmates escape from a New York prison, pleaded guilty and faces up to seven years in prison.
    • The NFL has upheld Tom Brady's four-game suspension for his alleged involvement with the deflation of footballs 🏈
    Get The News App

    Hot Buzz

    What’s The Best Part About Being The Oldest Sibling?

    collection

    How Did You Meet Your Significant Other?

    collection

    Now Buzzing