Sal Villano - Fine Artist

Sal Villano

Coplay, PA - United States

 
 
 

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Sal Villano

Coplay, PA - United States

Sal Villano - Fine Artist

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About Sal Villano

Sal Villano was born in New York City in 1944 into a large extended family of many artists. so, even at a very young age he was always very aware of art in his life and was naturally attracted to expressing himself visually. He attended public grade school, high school and college. He also studied at The Art Students League in Manhattan. While still in college he assisted his uncle Charles Santaniello, a sculptor, in creating commercial displays for many New York businesses. And helped produce parts of an exhibit for a Worlds Fair in Europe. It was this time spent working with his uncle that he realized he too wanted to be a sculptor. After graduating college he went to work as a commercial artist. In 1969, after several years at this position he started his own art studio with another artist, this partnership provided the opportunity to produce a wide verity of commercial work. Some of the clients they created two dimensional and three dimensional work for are national and international companies.

It was at the time he spent at the Art Students league that Sal created his first wire tree sculpture, While constructing an armature to support a clay figure, he noticed that the wire he was using could also be bent, twisted and wrapped to create a tree sculpture. Since that day, many years ago, he has created hundreds of tree sculptures of various wire types and gauges and each is carefully placed onto a base that is a vital part of the total piece. Whether viewed in direct sunlight casting harsh shadows or in soft candle light creating gentle form, the tree sculptures created by Sal Villano each take on a personality of their own. As in nature, no trees can ever be created alike. Tree Sculptures on this site represent only a small cross section of my total body of work which contains several hundred pieces. If you are interested in other styles or would like to see more variations, please contact me. All my work can be view at: www.salvillano.com View my story at: http://youtu.be/92UXEqP1kUk

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Willow on Glass Wire Tree Sculpture by Sal Villano

 

Small Wind Swept - Wire Tree Sculpture by Sal Villano

 

Small Oak - Wire Tree Sculpture by Sal Villano

 

Small Willow - Wire tree Sculpture by Sal Villano

 

Beaded Oak wire tree sculpture by Sal Villano

 

DARK COPPER OAK wire tree sculpture by Sal Villano

 

VENETIAN on POND wire tree sculpture by Sal Villano

 

UMBRELLA BONSAI wire tree sculpture by Sal Villano

 

SHADE TREE on GLASS wire tree sculpture by Sal Villano

 

RUSTED WILLOW NO.2 wire tree sculpture by Sal Villano

 

RUSTED WILLOW wire tree sculpture by Sal Villano

 

RUSTED OAK NO.2 wire tree sculpture by Sal Villano

 

MULBERRY MINI wire tree sculpture by Sal Villano

 

Oak Bonsai - Wire Tree by Sal Villano

 

Oak on Oval Base - Wire Tree by Sal Villano

 

Wind Swept on Round Base by Sal Villano

 

Willow on Round Base - Wire Tree by Sal Villano

 

Slated Wind Swept - Tree Sculpture by Sal Villano

 

Terra Cotta Wind Swept - Wire Tree by Sal Villano

 

Tiny Brass Oak by Sal Villano

 

Rusted Bonsai - Wire Tree by Sal Villano

 

Beaded on Round Base - Wall Art Sculpture by Sal Villano

 

Willow on Slate - Wire Tree by Sal Villano

 

Beaded on Black Base - Beaded Wire Tree Sculpture by Sal Villano

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