Category Archive: sculptures

Surreal animal sculptures

Chinese artist Wang Ruilin creates sculptures that unite the natural world with mythology and surrealism. Clouds hover on  animal’s antlers like floating dreams and whales are infilled with rocky landscapes or lakes along their… Continue reading

Shadow of Knives: Silhouette sculptures by Li Hongbo

Chinese contemporary artist Li Hongbo created a series of silhouette artworks. Li carved patterns out of his blades. The carved out parts – the shadows – mirror the hollow parts of the knives.… Continue reading

Sculpting with Nails

While in college, artist John Bisbee was scavenging in an abandoned house looking for items to incorporate into a series of found-object sculptures when he kicked over a bucket of old rusty nails.… Continue reading

Uprooted

Jorge Mayet is a Cuban refugee now living and working in Mallorca, Spain, internationally known for his sculptures and installations . His most important works are his fantastic trees installations, depicting uprooted trees… Continue reading

Recycled Clothing turned into Art

Cuban born duo Guerra de la Paz  is the composite name of  Alain Guerra  and Neraldo de la Paz.  Their work is based on a combination of traditional disciplines and experimentation with dimension… Continue reading

Animal Sculptures Made from Scrap Metal by Edouard Martinet

French sculptor Edouard Martinet sculpts several types of animals and insects from old objects found in flea markets and car part sales. He starts by drafting several detailed sketches of the animal or… Continue reading

Macabre Sculptures by Maria Rubinke

Danish artist Maria Rubinke creates traditional porcelain sculptures, but  in a twisted  manner. Her sculptural works portrait children in gruesome situations. A combination of cute and gore. Although criticized  by many, Maria Rubinke has her unique art… Continue reading

The Dissolving Sculptures of Tomohiro Inaba

Tomohiro Inaba is attracted to iron as a material among other reasons because it begins to rust and decay upon contact with air, practically the moment it is created. Though made from solid… Continue reading

Life-like Wood Sculptures by Bruno Walpoth

Italian artist Bruno Walpoth creates haunting,  lifelike sculptures out of wood. Walpoth uses semi-translucent paint to coat his works, to ensure that the wood grains are visible. Each of his works is an… Continue reading