SANDRA VANDERMEY METALWORK

DAZZLING, BRILLIANT, ELECTRICALLY COLORED WALL WORK

                                             


                                               

CUSTOM DESIGNS BY AN AWARD WINNING ARTIST


ABOUT THE ARTIST 


Sandra VanderMey won first place awards in national and international art competitions for her unusual metalwork.  She exhibited her jewelry and wall sculpture in galleries around the world including Great Britain, South Korea, Japan and Germany.  Vogue Magazine commissioned her to design bracelets.  Sandra's first wallpiece "Winterplanes" was selected by the Smithsonian for the Air and Space Museum.  The Smithsonian Magazine along with numerous other periodicals, newspapers and international publications, Ornament magazine, Metalsmith Magazine, American Craft magazine featured her metalwork.  Public and private collectors, galleries and interior designers commissioned her wall work.  Galleries and stores worldwide were selling Sandra's jewelry, from Colorado ski resorts, Caesar's Palace and the New York Holography museum to Neiman Marcus Department Store.  

Sandra's first Master's degree she earned from the University of Iowa where she focused on coloring "exotic" metals, specifically creating thin-film interference colors on reactive metals, titanium, niobium and tantalum.  Her second Masters, a Masters in Fine Arts degree  was in holography and reactive metals.  Sandra was distinguished by being the first student in the history of the University of Iowa to graduate with honors from their School of Art and Art History for pioneering a new technique in jewelry and wallwork and in her abilities as a teacher of metalsmithing and for the ambiance she created with her students.  After graduating she taught metalsmithing at Iowa State University, University of Iowa and Dordt college before moving to Los Angeles, California.  A short time later  Disney studios commissioned her to do jewelry for Disneyland.  Later she began her career with Star Trek, creating wall sculptures.  She produced numerous art pieces for the ships in all three Star Trek series, Next Generation, Voyager and Enterprise.  Her art also appeared in Star Trek's video games and in the feature film Star Trek Insurrection. 

All of Sandra's pieces on this site are available for immediate sale or can be reproduced.  Sandra is also available for private commissions, creating beautiful, one of a kind sculptural wall work.  She has a psychic ability to give you exactly what you want.  Her work will not only be a center piece in your home but a real conversation piece.

To see Sandra's Artdeck click on the link below.

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/-4fHoNE9RFE1m8j7bLrHYIAChU371jwnLo/edit#slide

 

 

TACO UNIVERSE WALLPIECE

    17" X 32"

            Commissioned by Paramount Studios for Star Trek for their television

            series and Star Trek Video game.  $20,000

THE FOUR SEASONS

A University of Iowa Hospitals' Installation and part of their permanent collection

See more at the following link...

my ArtDeck

 

 

 THE PLANETS AND OTHER

 STELLAR PIECES

 You can see more here.... http://tqween.googlepages.com/wallwork


For more information about acquiring

Sandra's work email her at:

                          tqween@gmail.com