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Jed Freels's avatar Jed Freels

Descendants, Embrace your past and rejoice in your future! This latest Steel Sculpture by Jed Allen Freels is a testament to the realization that we are all just part of the path that carries the characteristics of life into the future! Standing over 11 feet tall and when finished sporting a hammered gold finish, Descendants will be a stunning eye catcher. The statue is centered around a 5 foot tall coil of DNA. Standing on top of the Double Helix a woman holds her new born child. This striking symbolism begins to settle in that the woman has passed her DNA onto the child. Yet there is more. As we explore closer we see the hands reaching up from the grave representing ancestors from the past and we realize that the DNA is not only that of the mother and child but that it also belongs to all who came before them. Descendants is designed to make us all take pause and embrace our past, but also rejoice in the future that we may pass on!.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 3-D
  • Depth: 6'
  • Medium: Steel
  • Width: 6'3
  • Year created: 2017
  • Height: 11'4