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Artist Name: James T. Hubbell
Title of Piece: Visit
Media: bronze cast, iron base
Dimensions: 41"H x 30"W x 24"D (without base)
Retail Price: $50,000 + tax
Artists’s Bio: The artwork of James Hubbell is multimedia and can consist of wood, metal work, watercolors, jewelry, glass, and bronze or iron sculptures.
His homes, schools, gardens, pavilions, nature centers, and peace parks span the globe but are most evident at Ilan-Lael, his property in Santa Ysabel, California. His education and training was in sculpture, which lends itself so easily to design of buildings and parks.
James Hubbell has designed hundreds of commissions in glass, doors, sculptures, fountains, gardens, and the like. He has created restaurants, homes, chapels, schools, and parks, but it best known for the Chapel at Sea Ranch, California and the Doors of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates as well as several sculptures for the San Diego Botanic Garden.
Most recently, Jim has completed a fountain at the City Complex on Coronado, the Gazebo Park on Shelter Island, and a large stained glass window at the Ramona Library.
Photo: Nick Ruddick