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.

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'.

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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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

Intricate Paper Animals Spring from Textured Sculptures by Artist Calvin Nicholls

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In Calvin Nicholls ’s sculptural forms, feathered and furry creatures are meticulously crafted from small pieces of white paper. He shares: The largest sculptures I’ve done require several hundreds of hours while the more modest pieces keep me busy for two or more weeks.

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.

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.

Figures Experience Constraint and Confinement in Bronze Sculptures by Khaled DAWWA

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Cast in dense blocks, the introspective sculptures reflect the artist’s preference for terracotta and bronze. Explore more of the artist’s compacted sculptures on Instagram. Art bronze clay sculpture“Sans titre” (2020), bronze, 35 x 14 x 13 centimeters.

Life-Sized Wildlife Protrude from Ornate Rugs in Perspective-Bending Sculptures

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These towering sculptural forms are by artist Debbie Lawson ( previously ), who crafts animals that are cloaked in sweeping Persian rugs. ” Right: “Red Boar” “Bear Cartouche” Detail of “Red Boar” Art animals carpets rugs sculpture textiles

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.” It consists of a series of vignettes of installations (or in this case sculptures) that live in grand architectural landscapes, seen through a CG lens. […].

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

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.

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

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

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.

An Artist Duo Creates Miniature Post-Apopcalyptic Sculptures

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The sea is cast resin, and the sculpture sits in a glass dome. Design 3d miniature pop post-apocalypse printing sculpturesAccording to an artists: “We (Scapa and Joe) teamed up to make pop art of how the future could look due to climate change.

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.

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.

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

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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.

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.

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.

Textured Paper Sculptures by Zai Divecha Emphasize Shadow and Light

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San Francisco-based artist Zai Divecha fashions countless pleats, creases, and flaps for her monochromatic paper sculptures. Art light paper sculpture shadows“Draco” (2019), paper, wood, LEDs, 40 x 72 x 3 inches. All images © Zai Divecha.

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.

Picasso-Inspired Portrait Sculptures Rendered by Digital Artist Omar Aqil

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The shadows, highlights, and colors make Aqil’s rendered sculptures and plinths appear as built-objects in a physical location. Art collage cubism digital portraits sculptureAll images © Omar Aqil.

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.

“Fortuitous Encounter” by Artist Lenard Smith

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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.

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.

Swaths of Colorful Fringe Disguise Animalistic Sculptures by Artist Troy Emery

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Many pet owners are quick to name their dog or cat’s breed, but those bringing home one of Troy Emery ’s colorful sculptures might need to figure out what species they’ve adopted first. Art Craft animals sculpture thread

Hundreds of Intricately Cut Layers Compose Impeccably Detailed Wildlife Sculptures by Patrick Cabral

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Manila-based artist Patrick Cabral ( previously ) layers paper incised with decorative motifs and lacy patterns into dazzling sculptural portraits of wildlife. Art Craft animals paper portraits sculptureAll images © Patrick Cabral.

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 ?,