Category: sculpture

Artist Recycles Old Hubcaps Into Stunning Animal Sculptures

Artist Recycles Old Hubcaps Into Stunning Animal Sculptures More info: hubcapcreature / Facebook Those car enthusiasts out there are always looking for a way to integrate their love of everything automobile related into art, so for those who have been wracking their brains trying to figure out a way to put more car-themed decorations into ...

Beautiful Busts Combine Art and Nature

Beautiful Busts Combine Art And Nature on Instagram and Artsy Italian artist Massimiliano Pelletti  is an amazingly talented sculptor, but what makes some of her works truly breathtaking are the portions of stone that she leaves untouched. Using white onyx as her medium, she deftly creates stunning busts that are on par with some of the greatest of ...

Gavin Worth: Delicate Figures Drawn in the Air

Gavin Worth: Delicate Figures Drawn in the Air Gavin Worth imagines figure sculpted in steel, that seem to be drawn in the air and ornament the wall and the sky. His linear and two-dimensional creations project their shadows on the surface before it is put. Some of it get more than one faces following the ...

Sculptures of humans and skeletons by Yoshitoshi Kanemaki

Sculptures of humans and skeletons by Yoshitoshi Kanemaki on Behance  Japanese artist Yoshitoshi Kanemaki. This sculptor realizes disturbing life-size works, from tree trunks. Through his massive sculptures by their weight and size, Yoshitoshi tackles the questions of life and death and the notion of fleetingness, knowing full well that he will never really succeed in ...

HYBYCOZO: The Hyperspace Bypass Construction Zone by Yelena Filipchuk & Serge Beaulieu

HYBYCOZO: The Hyperspace Bypass Construction Zone on facebook | instagram Hyperspace Bypass Construction Zone, is made of 3 complex 3D geometric shapes or 3 very simple 4D shapes, depending on how you look at it… Each is over 6 feet tall and made from gold laser cut steel panels. At night, they will be lit ...

Ceramic Abuse by Laurent Craste

Ceramic Abuse by Laurent Craste   FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM Laurent Craste is an award winning sculptor with a unique series of abused ceramics, aptly titled “Abuse”. Using knifes, axes, baseball bats and more, Craste has fashioned the ceramics reacting to the “violence” of the mentioned tools, although instead of breaking, the pieces bend and yield as though ...

Ceramic Surgery: Artist explores what lies beneath the surface of popular crockery

Ceramic Surgery: Beccy Ridsdel explores what lies beneath the surface of popular crockery Artist Beccy Ridsdel is a ceramicist who loves to explore what lies beneath the surface of traditional floral dinnerware. Beccy studied Contemporary 3D Crafts at the University of York achieving a first class honours degree in 2008. Since then she has taught ...

Layers of Glass: Beautiful Sculptures by Ramon Todo

Layers of Glass: Beautiful Sculptures by Ramon Todo Tokyo-born artist Ramon Todo creates stunning sculptures combining layers of polished glass with unexpected objects such as stones and books. “Starting with various stones, volcanic rock, fragments of the Berlin wall, and even books, the artist inserts perfectly cut glass fragments that seem to slice through the ...

Creative Sculptures by Yoan Capote

Creative Sculptures by Yoan Capote Yoan Capote is a wonderful and very smart sculptor hailing from Pinar del Rio,  The young artist creates paradoxical images with political and psychological connotations. Sculptures with inanimate objects around the human body. Majority of Capote’s work speaks on a broad myriad of social issues from sexuality, prostitution, environmental issues, ...

Stunning Works Of Origami Art To Celebrate World Origami Day

  Image credits: Gen Hagiwara  Image credits: Hoàng Tiến Quyết   Image credits: Akira Yoshizawa  Image credits: Adam Tran Image credits: Patricia Crawford   Image credits: Hoàng Tiến Quyết  Image credits: Artur Biernacki Image credits: Hideyuki Kamon  Image credits: white_onrice   Image credits: Roman Diaz Image credits: Cristian Marianciuc  Image credits: White On Rice Image ...

Astonishing Carved Book Landscapes by Guy Laramee

          Astonishing Carved Book Landscapes by Guy Laramée Guy Laramée’s carved books are his metaphor for the degradation of human culture. The artist’s treatment of non-fiction information stems from his idea that knowledge is gained by erosion instead of accumulation. “I carve landscapes out of books. Mountains of disused knowledge return to ...

Lifelike Paper Birds by Diana Beltran Herrera

Lifelike Paper Birds by  Diana Beltran Herrera  It’s been over a year since we last checked in with paper artist Diana Beltran Herrera  whose skill in crafting the fine details of birds using paper has continued to evolve. Herrera’s work has begun appearing in several galleries and exhibitions around the world including the Art and ...

The Veiled Ghosts of Livio Scarpella

The Veiled Ghosts of Livio Scarpella The work of Italian contemporary artist Livio Scarpella turns good and evil into delicacy.  This group of sculptures, named “Ghosts Underground”, depicts lost souls anguishing beneath the effect of a thin veil.  Scarpella’s interest in this subject was inspired by a trip to the Sansevero Chapel in Naples, home ...

Lifelike Wire Animal Sculptures by Kendra Haste

Lifelike Wire Animal Sculptures by  Kendra Haste Kendra Haste, a contemporary sculptor, works to represent wildlife through her creations made up only of distorted wire. The British artist is fascinated by the way in which a simple ordinary thread can change into such a sense of movement and life, of contour and volume; a contrast ...

Moving Statues Of A Man And Woman Pass Through Each Other Daily, Illustrating Tragic Love Story

Moving Statues Of A Man And Woman Pass Through Each Other Daily, Illustrating Tragic Love Story More info: tamarastudio.com Tragic love stories are timeless. Ali and Nino is the love story for Georgia and the country has an amazing statue dedicated to it. “The Statue of Love” commemorates the 1937 novel Ali and Nino about ...

Magnicient Wood Sculptures by Willy Verginer

Magnicient  Wood Sculptures by Willy Verginer The magnificent wooden sculptures by the Italian artist Willy Verginer, who carves animals and human bodies with great realism and precision in anatomical compositions and installations ... With a very special work on textures and colors, Willy Verginer Has developed over the years a very particular visual language both ...

Beautiful Fairytale Porcelain Creatures Created By Ukrainian Artist Duo

Beautiful Fairytale Porcelain Creatures Created By Ukrainian Artist Duo  Ukranian artists Anya Stasenko and Slava Leontyev collaborate to create delightfully quirky and unbelievably detailed miniature porcelain sculptures. Their website offers different views of many of the pieces so that you can see the elaborate paintings on these tiny pieces. farfora.com

Organic Wooden Sculptures by Henrique Oliveira

Organic Wooden Sculptures by Henrique Oliveira Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira’s powerful recycled wood installations snake through their exhibition spaces like massive living trees that burst out of walls and ceilings. Oliveira scours the streets of Sao Paulo to gather weathered plywood, which he then separates into layers and combines to create his massive “tridimensionals” sculptures. The ...

Thai Artist Carves Exquisitely Detailed Sculptures Out of Soap

Thai Artist Carves Meticulously Detailed Carvings Out of Soap  Instagram  A very long tradition is being carried by Thai artist Narong together with his complex carved soaps. Finely carving out complicated patterns in the medium that is soft, he’s able to attain designs that are incredibly complex. Soap carving has a long tradition in Thailand, ...

Anatomical Sculptures by Claude-Olivier

Anatomical Sculptures by Claude-Olivier Guay At the outset, these sculptures by artist Claude-Olivier Guay appear like a jumble of wire and feathers folded into a heap, but each hides a remarkable secret. Working only with a pair of pliers, Guay folds, bends, and twists an inner framework of hidden creatures that dramatically transform with a bit of ...

Michael Moerkerk Transforms Keys And Coins Into Recycled Art

Michael Moerkerk Transforms Keys And Coins Into  Recycled Art More info: Etsy | Facebook Michael, aka Moerkey, is an artist from Horsham, Victoria, Australia. The talented craftsman creates unique handmade balls, bowls and sculptures from discarded keys and coins; as well as reclaimed copper pipe and wire.

Sand Sculptures by Toshihiko Hosaka

Impressive Sand Sculptures by Toshihiko Hosaka Toshihiko Hosaka began making sand sculptures when he was at school and he still uses this material as his canvas since 20 years. No other element is used in the process, just a harding spray to slow erosion during some days. via- Inspiration Grid

Psychedelic geode-like sculptures by Laura Moriarty

All images and art are copyright of Laura Moriarty. Photographs used with permission. Psychedelic geode-like sculptures by Laura Moriarty New York-based visual artist Laura Moriarty has an unusual use for beeswax, and it’s not for lip balm or candles. Rather, the self-taught artist dyes and melts beeswax to make brilliant geode-like sculptures. These highly pigmented ...

Chimerical Sculptures by John Morris

Chimerical Sculptures by John Morris The works of John Morris spring from exhaustive sketching and illustration, drawing on intensive research. Subjects include skeletal bone, muscular structure and the imagery of fashion photography. Often, prosthetic limbs and super-accentuated body part proportions tie the pieces together, bringing to mind the surreal imagery of anime and the comic strip ...

A Woman Made of Candles sculpture

A Woman Made of Candles sculpture A.F.Vandevorst have sculpted a life-size sculpture of a sleeping woman. This wax woman embedded with 250 kg of candle wicks was made by Lenn Cox. Over the one month course of the Arnhem Mode Biennale 2011, the candle burnt down day by day, melting and transforming throughout the duration of ...

Fascinating Cracked Light Sculpture With Bronze And Electricity

Paige Bradley Creates Cracked Light Sculpture With Bronze And Electricity California-born artist Paige Bradley has often been the receiver of awards and the creator of very beautiful and inspired sculptures, one of which is her stunning work Expansion. A Her meditation transcend her so much that her skin is crackled and reveal an unexpected luminous ...

David Oliveira’s floating sculptures made of wire

Scribbled Wire Sculptures by David Oliveira Facebook. Lisbon-born sculptor David Oliveira creates delicate figurative sculptures using wire that’s formed to look like manically drawn ink sketches on top of photographs. Some pieces are even hung by invisible filament creating the illusion of hovering in place Oliveira explores the potential of line and space through his ...

Amazing Animal Sculptures by Courtney Timmermans

Amazing Animal Sculptures by Courtney Timmermans American artist Courtney Timmermans creates beautiful taxidermy-inspired animal sculptures using thousands of air rifle BBs, in this series entitled “Urban Herd”. on Jean Albano Gallery, here. via Artsy

Installations by Chiharu Shiota: Haunting Thread Art

Installations by Chiharu Shiota:  Haunting Thread Art Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota has lived and worked in Berlin for 20 years, and is known for intricate works that explore the complex relationship between the body and the mind. Mapping elusive sensations of emotion and memory, many of Shiota’s site-specific, large-scale installations incorporate everyday objects, such as clothing, ...

Horrifying Mini-Figurines by Jessica Harrison

Horrifying Mini-Figurines by Jessica Harrison  Artist Jessica Harrison’s work deals with “the body in space, the space within the body and the space in-between the two.”“My work is based on physiological, philosophical and psychoanalytical research into the body and its senses, focusing in particular on the role of touch in our experience of objects and ...

Spectacular Nail Sculpture by Marcus Levine

Spectacular Nail Sculptures - Marcus Levine Marcus Levine is an artist with a unique approach to sculpture. Use nails, with a set of hammering at different heights and distances to compose impressive works up 50,000 nails. His works of art can contain from 15,000 to 200,000 nails, depending on their size and complexity. Levine began his ...

Splendid Sculptures made of Glass by Ben Young

Splendid Sculptures made of Glass by Ben Young  on Tumblr| Behance |Facebook Ben Young is a self-taught sculpture artist with over 10 years experience, based in Sydney, Australia. Being passionate about sculpting with glass for so long, Ben’s work is completely by hand, sheet after sheet of cautiously cut pieces of glass. We can imagine ...

Creatures Get Bejeweled into Crystal Critters by Tyler Thrashe

Creatures Get Bejeweled into Crystal Critters by Tyler Thrashe Forget taxidermy—encrusting animal remains with crystals is the new best way to send your pets onto their next lives. Caver and wilderness man Tyler Thrasher began collecting cicadas and animal bones from long hikes and combining them with the mineral formations that enthralled him while exploring ...

Sculptor Matthew Simmonds Carves Realistic Interiors Into Marble and Stone

Sculptor Matthew Simmonds Carves Realistic Interiors Into Marble and Stone Matthew Simmonds started out studying art history at University of Anglia, UK and found his real calling studying stone carving. He has a feel for classical architecture because he has worked on some restorations, including Westminster Abbey, and the cathedrals of Salisbury and Ely. Most ...

Three Large Crocheted Urchins Decorated Singapore During The iLight Marina Bay Festival

Photography © Choi+Shine Architects Photography © Choi+Shine Architects Photography © Choi+Shine Architects Photography © Choi+Shine Architects Photography © Choi+Shine Architects Photography © Choi+Shine Architects Photography © Choi+Shine Architects Photography © Choi+Shine Architects Photography © Choi+Shine Architects Photography © Choi+Shine Architects Three Large Crocheted Urchins Decorated Singapore During The iLight Marina Bay Festival Choi+Shine Architects have ...

Traveling Landscapes: Miniature Landscapes to Travel by Kathleen Vance

Traveling Landscapes: Miniature Landscapes to Travel by Kathleen Vance As part of her ongoing series titled Traveling Landscapes, New York-based artist Kathleen Vance constructs entire landscapes inside of old steamer trunks and repurposed luggage. Many of the pieces incorporate real running water, soil, and living plant life to form encapsulated environments, though others are constructed ...

Image credits: Mohamed Abd El Ghany/ Reuters

3000-Year-Old Pharaoh Ramses II Statue Found In Cairo Slum: It’s “One Of The Most Important Discovery Ever”

3000-Year-Old Pharaoh Ramses II Statue Found In Cairo Slum: It’s “One Of The Most Important Discovery Ever” A team of German and Egyptian archaeologists made a colossal discovery on March 9th – literally and figuratively. Parts of a massive, 3000-year-old statue, which is believed to depict the legendary Pharaoh Ramses II, were found buried in ...

Crafts Porcelain Sculptures Inspired By Nature Of Kate McDowell

  Weird Crafts Porcelain Sculptures Inspired by Nature Of Kate McDowell  In her delicate crafted porcelain sculptures conceptual artist Kate McDowell expresses her interpretation of the clash between the natural world and the modern-day environmental impact of industrialized society. The resulting works can be equal parts amusing and disturbing as the anatomical forms of humans ...

WARNING [Shocking Content] – The Unsettling and Creepy Sculptures of Choi Xooang

[SHOCKING CONTENT] The Unsettling Creepy Sculptures of Choi Xooang Coming from South Korea, Choi Xooang has been sculptig for almost 14 years now. Introduced to sculpture in an art school, he was immediately struck by the medium and the possibility of creating an actual and tangible object. Both fascinating and disturbing, Xooang’s figures show his concerns ...

stunning-space-glass-pendants-by-satoshi-tomizu

Galaxies And Planets into a tiny glass sphere by Satoshi Tomizu

Galaxies And Planets into a tiny glass sphere by Satoshi Tomizu An entire galaxy trapped into a tiny glass sphere. Japanese Glass artist Satoshi Tomizu in his Space Glass series fabricates planets and dust trails by heating up glass. A traditional technique using heat energy and the talent of a man. The rendering is fascinating and ...