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Douglas Kiburz - Artist

Douglas Kiburz Art

Browse art created by Douglas Kiburz.

I am a practicing Orthopedic Surgeon and a fan of art, Orthpedics, history and trees-which creates the perfect storm for the copper wire trees shown on the site.   The first series is 'The Tree of Andry' which is the international symbol of Orthopedics established in 1741 in Paris by Nicholas Andry.   It represents 'Ortho' which is Greek for straight and 'Pedia' which means pedia or children.   The first Orthopedic surgeons worked to correct limb deformities in children from polio and such entities and thus the idea of the sapling tree being 'corrected'.   The practice of...more
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