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'.

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.

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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.

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. From little hairdryers, typewriters and motorcycles to dodgems, ice skates and aeroplane seating, the sculptures are usually based on memories, fears or dislikes. These sculptures of everyday objects aren't precious or precise, but rather rough-and-ready approximations that somehow feel truer than exact recreations.

Endangered Flora and Fauna Are Recreated in Textured Paper Sculptures by Mlle Hipolyte

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From her studio in Lyon, Mlle Hipolyte scores, crimps, and fringes bits of paper that become sculptural interpretations of endangered species. To add one of the meticulous, textured sculptures to your collection, check out her shop. All images © Mlle Hipolyte, shared with permission.

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.

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

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. To reacquaint herself with the Scottish capital, she spent many evening wandering its streets – a habit that soon inspired a new body of work.

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 sculptureMari Katayama's photography uses her own body as one of her materials.

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.

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. So if you just happen to be a children's book writer or a publisher, I would gladly illustrate your book with custom sculptures. If you're a fan of ceramic art and love to discover new sculptors, then Nastia Calaca is about to become a highlight.

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. Featuring sculptures of vintage computers, typewriters and television, this new series returns to David's love of Pop Art, as "portraiture, protest, and celebration".

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. Our design philosophy is to find mathematical and scientific theories, or natural process and re-apply those rules in sculptural forms," says Toby Plunkett, co-founder of toyStudio. "In

Abstract Masses of Porcelain Consume Embracing Figures in Sculptures by Artist Claudia Fontes

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Argentina-born artist Claudia Fontes ( previously ) continues her Foreigners series with small sculptures of figures enveloped by plumes of porcelain. Until then, follow the artist on Instagram or head to her site to see more of her sculptural work. Art body porcelain sculpture

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. Each of her sculptures is organic and alien-like, adorned with small embedded objects of personal significance.

Symmetrical Typewriter Sculptures by Artist Jeremy Mayer Merge the Organic and Manufactured

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For decades, the artist has harbored a fascination with the repetitive, complex patterns of single-cell organisms and the delicately rendered illustrations of Ernst Haeckel , an attraction that manifests in his latest sculptures. Art metal nature sculpture typewriters

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. Bringing together 25 works produced over the last twenty years, the show will feature some of her most vibrant sculptures, all dotted around the Park's unique architecture and 18th-century landscape. To find out more about Joana Vasconcelos at Yorkshire Sculpture Park, visit ysp.org.uk.

Surreal Sculptures of Translucent Glass and Clay Explore the Body’s Transformative Processes

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To create the weathered appearance, she utilizes pit firing, which involves covering the sculpture with hay or leaves and burning them. Hand-painted details adorn the sculpture’s exterior, along with found objects like antique prosthetic eyes, deer antlers, and ball feet.

Sculptures by American Pop artist Jann Haworth reveal a childhood spent on film sets in Hollywood

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Alongside the mural will be a display of Haworth’s sculptural and wall-based works dating from the 1960s to the present day. Alongside the mural will be a display of Haworth’s wall-based and sculptural artworks. Looking at her early work, it directly challenged the conventional perception of both the form and appropriate subjects for sculpture.

Artist Barbara Franc Creates Gorgeous Animal Sculptures

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Design animals sculptures UK wiresAnimals are a magnificent force of nature, guided by instinct and intelligence.

Dialogo: A Frenzied Short Film Translates Indiscernible Audio into Kinetic Sound Sculptures

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A mix of stop-motion and live-action, the short film features entirely hand-crafted sculptures by the Madrid-based design studio blo que. Art flowers kinetic language neon sculpture senses sound video

Biologically Accurate Sculptures of Animals by Fanni Sandor Are Smaller Than a Fingernail

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Fanni Sandor has been fascinated by miniatures since childhood, constructing her first sculpture from toothpicks, candle wax, paper, and glue at six years old. Art Craft birds clay mice miniature nature nests sculptureAll images © Fanni Sandor, shared with permission.

Paper Wildlife Sculptures by Artist Diana Beltrán Herrera Document Nature’s Most Striking Details

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Beltrán Herrera’s upcoming projects include a commission for a coral sculpture, in addition to plans to launch a studio with her brother by the end of 2020. Art Design Illustration birds butterflies paper sculptureAll images © Diana Beltrán Herrera, shared with permission.

Neal Grundy Floating Fabrics in ‘Transient Sculptures’

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British photographer Neal Grundy is specializing in Freeze Motion photography, for his “Transient Sculptures” series, the viewer may believe he is seeing a solid sculpture in the landscape, when in reality, the image captures a fabric form in ‘mid-flight’. The post Neal Grundy Floating Fabrics in ‘Transient Sculptures’ appeared first on Trendland Online Magazine Curating the Web since 2006.

Big Boy Studio’s “Everything is Sculpture” Video

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“Everything is sculpture. Any material, any idea without hindrance born into space, I consider sculpture.” That quote was the main inspiration behind visual narrative ‘Once Upon Another’, the 3D video of London-based Big Boy Studio challenged the notion of traditional sculpture and its relationship with surrounding spaces. 3D / CGI VIDEO 3D 3D animation Animated Big Boy Studio cgi Chuck George Tsioutsias digital sculpture

Michael Benisty Creates Stunning And Majestic Sculpture Installations

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This romantic and intimate look of the sculptures demonstrates a moving image to his installations. Some of the sculptures are stand-alone silhouettes, standing in a powerful pose. The way that his sculptures are posed gives off a sense of majesty and power.

Teeming with Flourishes, Narrative Sculptures by Amber Cowan Revitalize Vintage Pressed Glass

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Until then, explore more of her textured sculptures on her site and Instagram. Art found objects glass narrative sculpture“Bridesmaid Returns to the Shore of Her Full Moon” (2019), glass and mixed media, 23 x 22 x 9.5. Photo by Matthew Hollerbush.

Plump and Peeled Ceramic Bananas Shape Koji Kasatani’s Evocative Sculptures

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Long before the infamous banana sent waves through the art world last year, Koji Kasatani was forming playful sculptures with the yellow produce. Art Food bananas humor sculptureAll images © Koji Kasatani, shared with permission.

“Fortuitous Encounter” by Artist Lenard Smith

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Artist Bethany Bickley Creates Impressive Miniature Sculptures Out of Paper

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Design books miniatures papercraft sculpturesBethany Bickley is a creative problem solver who brings words and visuals together to tell a story with impact and purpose. “If If there are no visuals, I create them”, she says in a statement.

Illuminated Wire Sculptures Nest Inside Larger Kinetic Works by Artist Spenser Little

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Illumination Devices is comprised of the artist’s bent portraits and totems of merging faces, in addition to a series of irradiated kinetic sculptures. Little’s nestled sculptures are on view through September 20 at MOAH: CEDAR in California.

Copper Animal Sculptures by Artist Wang Ruilin Are Embedded with Nature’s Sublime Elements

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His recent copper-and-paint sculptures include a panda with a black back stripe and limbs that are covered in a mountainous ridge and a white blanket of clouds. See more of the Ruilin’s recent sculptures below, and head to Behance and Instagram for glimpses into his process.

Sprawling Metal Forms Elegant, Sculptural Jewelry by Designer Laura Estrada

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Los Angeles-based designer Laura Estrada handcrafts sustainable jewelry pieces that are conceptually driven, sculptural adornments for the body and face. Art Design fashion jewelry metal sculptureAll images © Laura Estrada Jewelry, shared with permission. She uses ancient metalsmithing techniques to create timeless, wearable heirlooms that merge fashion with art. From a very young age, I have been building little objects with my hands, ” Estrada explains.

Paintings and soft sculptures by Elizabeth Glaessner and Rose Nestler that challenge established power structures

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On show at London's PUBLIC Gallery, the paintings by Glaessner and soft sculpture by Nestler draw on a host of art historical and mythological sources, from medieval costume to the lustful nature-spirit of a Satyr, transforming them into something more modern and relevant. Nestler’s soft sculptures, meanwhile, take the form of clothing and accessories, highlighting the ways that gendered stereotypes play out on the body.

Incredible Soft Sculptures by Hiné Mizushima

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Incredible Soft Sculptures by Hiné Mizushima. AoiroStudio 12.10.20 I tend to think that craft artists don't have enough spotlight from the industry, those artists definitely need more exposure.

This Artist Creates Eerie Sculptures That Look Like Victorian-Era Ghosts Emerging From Mirrors

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– an online store that sells all sorts of eerie and macabre sculptures that draw inspiration from mythical creatures, catacombs, and mysticism. Design ghosts mirrors sculptures victorianMichael Locascio is a New Jersey-based artist and the owner of Dellamorte & Co.

Lithuanian Artist Created These Sculptures Using Nothing But Scrap Materials

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ras, an artist from Lithuania, creating sculptures and assemblies from scrap metal. When you look at the sculpture, you have mixed feelings. I decided to choose unpainted parts for my sculpture. I was already creating a catfish sculpture in my head. According to Art?ras

In ‘Human,’ Artist Beth Cavener Chronicles Nearly Two Decades of Evocative Sculptural Creatures

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Art animals books sculptureAll images © Beth Cavener, shared with permission. In the hands of Montana-based sculptor Beth Cavener ( previously ), clay transforms into mesmerizing, life-size animal figures charged with raw emotion and vitality. ? Human ?,

Four Adorable Prairie Dogs Peek Out of Kinetic Sculpture Constructed with LEGO

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Designers Jason and Kristal Allemann, of JK Brickworks ( previously ), understand that prairie dogs have a tendency to scramble into their burrows at first sight of a threat, so the two LEGO enthusiasts have designed a kinetic sculpture that captures the rodents’ most endearing actions while above ground. Design animals kinetic sculpture Lego sculpture

Limp Balloons Slump Over Each Other in Pastel Sculptures by Artist Joe Davidson

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While the sculptures are playful in both color and form, the Los Angeles-based artist notes that they also hold earnest themes of masculinity and aging, two concepts he’s thinking about often. Art balloons plaster sculpture

Ptolemy Elrington Recycles Old Hubcaps Into Amazing Animal Sculptures

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He specialises in animals, insects and marine life sculptures made from recycled materials including car wheel trims, shopping trolleys, car parts and found objects. He’s spent the last 17 years recycling them into beautiful and elegant animal sculptures. Design animals cars hubcaps metal parts sculpturesPtolemy studied at Bradford in the 80’s, travelled extensively and settled in Brighton, UK.

Fighting Fish - Motion Design Sculptural Visions

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Fighting Fish - Motion Design Sculptural Visions. abduzeedo 11.17.20 ‘Fighting Fish’ is the collision of the sculpture and motion design practices of North Boy South aka multi-award winning motion artist (and Stash alumni) Simon Robson.

This Japanese Artist Makes Sculptures Out Of Snow, And Here Are The Coolest Ones

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The user going by the name of @mokomoko_2015, a self-proclaimed snowman artisan, showcased their talent by making beautiful snow sculptures inspired by various fandoms, including Pokemon and Ghibli. Design creative japan sculptures snow