This incredibly detailed skull made from re-purposed skateboard decks is one of several new artworks from self-taught Japanese artist Haroshi (previously) who will be opened his second solo show at Jonathan Levine Gallery in New York on January 12.…Continue
Polish artist Jerzy Kalina installed a total of 14 life-like statues—seven people descending into the ground on one end of the junction and seven people emerging from the ground on the adjacent corner. These amazing sculptures can be found on the pavements of Wroclaw, Poland.
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Striking photography by Cuban artist Liset Castillo.
In my new body of work, “Human Studies,” from 2010, I subvert notions of enduring beauty with life-size images of women sculpted in a labor-intensive process out of sand, which I then photographed before destroying them. I create life-size sand sculptures of models typically found in high-gloss fashion magazines,…Continue
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Using a process that could be the new definition of meticulous, Korean sculptor Seung Mo Park creates giant ephemeral portraits by cutting layer after layer of wire mesh. Each work begins with a photograph which is superimposed over layers of wire with a projector, then using a subtractive technique Park slowly…Continue
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Known as the German Art Duo, Herakut have recently opened their exhibition “After Laughter” at LeBasse Projects in Los Angeles’ Chinatown. Within their collection, they present a fully immersive installation that speaks of pain, sorrow and suffering in a way that can only captivate one, through paintings, drawings, photography as well as series of…Continue
These Ray Lamps designed by Kristine Five Melvaer are regarded as more functional sculptures rather than simple lighting devices, all thanks to their proportions and appearance. The designer focused on the communicative potential of an object, whereby her main goal was to create an emotional bond…Continue
Calvin Nicholls a Canadian artist creates amazingly beautiful sculptures with the use of just sheets of paper. “Calvin has been fashioning his paper sculptures since 1986 from his studio north of Toronto Ontario, Canada. Working with sheets of paper and a scalpel, he cuts the element pieces to fit the final drawing and assembles the low relief…Continue
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Sergio Garcia and his abstracted sculptures are amazing. These tricycles are an iconic memory from our childhood and still to this day it is interesting to have something that represents art in your home. Garcia will have a small exhibition which will open on the 29th of December, 2011 which will be held in New York at Frosch & Portmann Gallery.…Continue
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Gavin Worth was born in Zimbabwe, Africa in 1981 and grew up in Las Cruces, New Mexico.He have had a lifelong passion for drawing, painting, and sculpture since he first saw Michelangelo's "Head of Leda" in a book in the library. He is self taught. Gavin Worth is currently based in Egypt, teaching at the American International School.
Adam Martinakis creates fascinating 3-dimensional abstract art. His complex surrealistic works resemble large scale metal sculptures.
The Power Game
Expansion by Paige Bradley
"From the moment we are born,the world tends to have a container already built for us to fit inside: A social security number, a gender, a race, a profession or an I.Q. I ponder if we are more defined by the container we are in, rather than what we are inside. Would we recognize ourselves if we…Continue