Incredible paper sculptures by Diana Beltran Herrera continue her love of nature

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Her delicate paper sculptures are a display of vibrant colours, textures, and compositions that highlight beauty and fragility with great attention to detail. I like to challenge the viewer by presenting a sculpture that makes him/her look twice.

Hundreds of life-size seagull sculptures by Patrick Murphy take over a French city hall

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Seagulls seemingly lined up along the rooftops of the Normandy building are in fact 200 life-size sculptures crafted by British artist and designer, Patrick Murphy. Sense of Belonging © Patrick Murhpy. Photography by Pinas Cohen.

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Photographs of Gawain Hewitt's 'playable' sculptures that go against the usual art etiquette

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Artist Gawain Hewitt breaks from convention by making playable sculptures that you can actually interact with. Touch any of his sculptures and pre-recorded music or sound bursts from them. Please Touch © Gawain Hewitt. Photography by Emile Holba.

Sculptural, layered paintings by Elena Gual reveal a passion for female equality

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The result is an almost sculptural textural effect that brings her subjects to life. Through her vibrant and striking portraits of female figures, Spanish painter Elena Gual gives the genre a fresh and contemporary spin.

The New Graphic — #sculpture #typography

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The New Graphic — #sculpture #typography

Artist Michael Murphy's 3D hanging sculpture made of old tech reveals hidden meaning

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As you step back and observe Murphy's sculpture from the side, all of the various objects can be seen; but from the front, they all come together to create a heart and at the back, the word 'Experience'.

A hoarder creates tiny sculptures of everyday objects made entirely from trash

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Lydia Ricci has found an unusual way to cope with the stresses of life; she has spent the last three decades creating miniature sculptures made entirely from trash.

20 Cool Book Sculptures for Inspiration #sculptures #book #art

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20 Cool Book Sculptures for Inspiration #sculptures #book #art

Kim Kei Sculpture #found #sculpture #objects #paint #photography

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Kim Kei Sculpture #found #sculpture #objects #paint #photography

Remember when animals were put on trial? Jill Senft's beguiling sculptures teach some forgotten history

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This tale is one of three as told through some very beguiling sculptures. Some of the sculptures even have motorisation to move by themselves, like this group of pigeons on a grill. Making sculptures was a whole new field for me," Jill continues. Hard Boiled Criminal.

British sculptor Jamie Frost brings wood to life in new powerful, captivating sculptures

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It's incredible to think that Jamie Frost 's figurative and captivating sculptures were once part of a tree. It's the first time the artist's sculptures of such large scale and complexity are being shown.

Colorful Strips of Metal Coil into Minimal Animal Sculptures by Artist Lee Sangsoo

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Art animals metal sculpturesAll images © Lee Sangsoo, shared with permission. Considering his practice a form of “drawing in the air,” artist Lee Sangsoo forges colorful, spiraled flamingos, dogs, parrots, and other creatures with long strips of metal.

Big Appetites #sculpture #photography #diorama #miniature

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Big Appetites #sculpture #photography #diorama #miniature

Classical Sculptures Dressed As Hipsters | Inspiration DE #classic #sculptures #art #hipsters

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Classical Sculptures Dressed As Hipsters | Inspiration DE #classic #sculptures #art #hipsters

Grace Wilson's brilliant life-like sculptures of 'strong and solid' characters in Edinburgh

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This set of clay sculptures is inspired by the people she saw during those walks. I've always really been into folkcraft and handicraft, embroidery and naive sculptures. When artist Grace Wilson moved back to Edinburgh last year, she realised she had no friends left in her home city.

The Photography and Sculptures of Mari Katayama

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Born with a rare congenital disorder, the artist had her legs amputated as a child, and at times, her sculptural work emulates the features of her body that the condition caused. Main The Blog Hi-Fructose Hi-Fructose Magazine Mari Katayama Photography sculpture

Wood Sculptures7 – Fubiz™ #mask #wood #sculpture #animal

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Wood Sculptures7 – Fubiz™ #mask #wood #sculpture #animal

The Hauntings Sculptures of Sabrina Gruss

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Inside her workshop, Sabrina Gruss re-animates found natural materials and animal remains into eerie sculptures. Main The Blog Dark Surrealism Hi-Fructose Hi-Fructose Magazine Sabrina Gruss sculptureThe artist has said she's inspired by her own family's history and a multi-faceted view of death in her works. In terms of inspiration within fine art, she cites outsider and fringe art, as well as Lucian Freud and Francis Bacon.

Sculptures by Diego Cabezas

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Completely enamored with these sculptures by Diego Cabezas.

Giant sculptures of mouldy fruit made from gemstones

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Her large-scale sculptures of mouldy fruit are made dazzling by their many gemstones. The sculptures are beautiful and pleasurable, but there’s an ugliness and unease that comes with them,” Ryan recently told the New York Times. It's the ugly-beautiful quality that stands out the most when observing Kathleen Ryan 's work for the first time.

The Cool Hunter Makoto Tojiki Light Sculptures #illustration #sculpture #light #art

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The Cool Hunter Makoto Tojiki Light Sculptures #illustration #sculpture #light #art

Nastia Calaca on her charming animal sculptures, and the joy of teaching others and building a creative community

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Firstly, can you tell us more about these gorgeous sculptures? For example, some of my favourite sculptures have acquired compelling backstories written by a former student.

Artist transforms recycled cardboard into incredible Pop Art sculptures of vintage TVs and computers

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Picking his way through the alleyways and back streets of Los Angeles, artist David Connelly collects discarded cardboard and other reclaimed materials, transforming them into detailed painted sculptures of everyday things, mainly vintage technology of decades past.

Incredible Fantasy Sculptures

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Incredible Fantasy Sculptures

A new light sculpture in Arizona, inspired by the swarming of fish and flocking of birds

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London-based art and design collective toyStudio has created a new light sculpture installed in the heart of Scottsdale, Arizona, inspired by the swarming of fish and flocking of birds.

Boom! Concrete Sculpture by HandMadeFont #inspiration #abstract #creative #design #unique #sculptures #cool

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Concrete Sculpture by HandMadeFont #inspiration #abstract #creative #design #unique #sculptures #cool

Ferocious Animal Sculptures made from Tires #sculpture #yong #ho #ji #art #animal #tires

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Ferocious Animal Sculptures made from Tires #sculpture #yong #ho #ji #art #animal #tires

Interlocking Lines of Text Spring from Stephen Doyle’s Poetic Book Sculptures

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Stephen Doyle describes his interconnected book sculptures as “miniature monuments, testaments to the power of language and metaphors of imagination.” Art books language paper sculptureAll images © Stephen Doyle, shared with permission.

Striped Antler #abstract #creative #cool #unique #sculptures #design #inspiration

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Striped Antler #abstract #creative #cool #unique #sculptures #design #inspiration

Colourful sculptures by Rachel Klinghoffer made entirely from everyday trash and discarded toys

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From used lingerie, designer footwear and costume jewellery to old toys, naff souvenirs and broken paintbrushes, artist Rachel Klinghoffer takes the things we throw out and turns them into sculptural artworks.

Zai Divecha Turns Plain White Paper Into Geometric Sculptures

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Art Main Deconstruction paper sculpture Zai DivechaSan Francisco-based Zai Divecha is an artist transforming plain white paper into geometric works made by repetitive folds and pleats. She makes the intricate works by folding or pleating paper to form patterns of light and shadow.

Canon Balsa Wood Mockup Sculptures #balsa #sculpture #equipment #canon #wood #photography #art

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Canon Balsa Wood Mockup Sculptures #balsa #sculpture #equipment #canon #wood #photography #art

Illustrative-Zurich6-jvallee-01[1] #inspiration #abstract #creative #design #unique #sculptures #cool

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Illustrative-Zurich6-jvallee-01[1] #inspiration #abstract #creative #design #unique #sculptures #cool

Joana Vasconcelos is set to stage her biggest UK exhibition at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

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One of the most prominent visual artists in the world, Joana Vasconcelos is coming to Yorkshire Sculpture Park this March with her biggest UK exhibition to date. To find out more about Joana Vasconcelos at Yorkshire Sculpture Park, visit ysp.org.uk.

Ted Bradley Shares the Making of the Samsara Light Sculpture

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After five years of envisioning this design in his head and on paper, Ted Bradley walked away from his job to make the Samsara light sculpture come to life. Read on to see just how labor intensive this light sculpture is to make, in this month’s Deconstruction. Sculpture Complete.

Found Silverware and Scrap Metal Are Welded into Lively Sculptural Creatures by Matt Wilson

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Using found flatware and other metal objects, the Charleston-based artist ( previously ) welds sculptural renditions of birds, insects, and other small animals that appear lifelike and primed for movementt. Art animals birds found objects metal sculptureAll images © Matt Wilson.

Emma Witter on why she turns discarded animal bones into intricate botanical sculptures

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She collects and breathes new life into animal bones to create intricate sculptures of flowers, leaves and other natural objects. With heavy references to 16th and 17th century Dutch and Flemish painters who used the flower as a symbol of life and its fragility, the delicateness and beauty of Witter's sculptures has won her numerous awards and global attention. They are so widely available as a byproduct, and I think a surprising and overlooked material resource for sculpture.

Precise Replicas Cast Wildlife and Plants as Delightfully Tiny Sculptures

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Art Craft animals birds clay miniature sculpturesAll images © Fanni Sandor, shared with permission. Fanni Sandor ( previously ) melds her background in biology with a decades-long enthusiasm for miniatures by creating an adorable menagerie of minuscule wildlife.

Take 5: Rhythmic Wall Sculptures, a Game of Storytelling + More

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Artist Anna Kruhelska really caught my eye with her latest wall sculptures made from just plywood and paint. The sculptures have this rhythm and movement that makes you want to keep analyzing it until you realize you have to look away for a second because you’re getting dizzy (No?

Bronze Figures Explore Movement in Sculptures by Coderch & Malavia

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The Valencia-based duo works collaboratively to cast bronze sculptures that explore the nuances of the body through dance-like movements and distinct gestures. “Probably that is the main reason why we are attracted to sculpture. Art Dance body bronze sculpture