Having first been inspired by Honea’s slight bending of the rules (see his most recent collection) by including a wedding band in his SHA pieces, the world of Symmetrical Hand Arrangement has found itself a new bad boy. Gordon Palm, yes that is his real name, has decided to buck the system and has been keeping the SHA community on its toes…or fingers, as it were. Palm sent the community abuzz with his most recent exhibition in which all of the pieces were deliberately asymmetrical. While some call it genius and others call it heresy, one thing is certain: whatever is decided will radically change what can be called SHA.
Some samples from the exhibition: