Pedro Villalta
Medium: Sculpture

Studio Location:
Wills Building 3 - Studio# 204
43-50 11th Street



Artist Bio:
Pedro Villalta is a self taught artist living and working in NYC. He first learned to weld as a child working in an auto mechanic's shop in his native El Salvador. Pedro makes metal sculpture, furniture and lighting. His sculptures are interpretations of organic forms in metal. He has made public and private commissions in NYC and shown in many public art exhibits.

Artist Statement:
I make functional and artistic works to improve my own environment and to engage with the world. I prefer to use scrap and found metal and like making organic forms from industrial materials.

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