Douglas R. Taylor

Douglas R. Taylor
Ford Grove


Kinetic in nature, Taylor's public installation sculptures focus largely on wind, water and solar powered features.

  • Born in Chilliwack, British Columbia in 1947
  • Currently resides in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Well-known for creating work that highlights whimsical, folk-inspired elements

This truck once worked the blueberry fields that are now largely blacktopped.

As the Trembling Aspen grow larger, the ‘52 Ford will rise higher. This metaphor of the machine being invaded by nature offers speculations on the future of unfettered development…nature and technology are truly engaged in this piece.