Bill Schiffer "New World Order" Sculpture
A mixed media sculpture titled New World Order by listed contemporary artist Bill Schiffer. This piece is composed of what appears to be sculpted pieces of papier mache in various geometric forms. The sculpture features a red painted finish with a painted image of Mickey Mouse to the front. The sculpture is signed and dated 1992.
Born in New York, Bill Schiffer rose to prominence as a painter and sculptor in the early 1980’s. Though he still works in many two dimensional and three dimensional art mediums, Schiffer is most well known for his unique handcrafted jewelry, which he started designing after a foray experimenting with wearable art in the fashion scene. Bill Schiffer’s art and jewelry has been shown in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, the Musee des Arts Decoratifs in Paris, as well as major museums in Italy, Japan, Germany and the United States. His work has been featured in publications including Vogue, Elle, Bazaar, Women’s Wear Daily, Seventeen and Cosmopolitan.