Rod has been sculpting for 25 years and has been focusing on the figure for the past 22 years. His favorite classic piece
is the Laocoon group by Aegesander, Athenodoris, and Polydoris.
He has had works at the Willoughby towers gallery, the Grove street gallery, around the coyote gallery,
the N.A.B., the Mandali gallery, the international realism invitational exhibit, and sculpture on second.
His works may be seen on-line in several cyber galleries.
He was a founding member of the bucktown/ Holstein park artist fest, and helped in
the greening of wicker park festivals.
Rods works have been shown in the Chicago Tribune, the Logan Square Free Press, The Cedar rapids Gazette,
The North Liberty Leader, The Chicago Sun Times, The Daily Ledger, the All About Art e-zine, The Chronicle,
the Post dispatch, the Pilot Tribune, and The Daily Iowan
email: Rod Patterson