Tag Archive: sculptures

Life size Animal Sculptures made out of Galvanized Wire

Kendra Haste is a contemporary animal sculptor working with the medium of galvanised wire. Artist’s statement What interests me most about studying animals is identifying the spirit and character of the individual creatures.… Continue reading

Miniature wonderlands captured in molten glass

Devon-based Jenny Ayrton captures miniature wonderlands in molten glass. Her delightfully domestic sculptures are inspired by familiar everyday scenes. She encases delicate metal drawings within blocks of glass using a sand-casting technique. The… Continue reading

The Cosmic Spiderwebs of Tomas Saraceno

Inspired by spider webs, architect and artist Tomás Saraceno is known for his fantastic sculptures and installations that merge art, architecture, and science. His  spiderwebs take form in his laboratory in the rainforests of Ecuador.… Continue reading

Log Piling Art

Gyula Varnai

Our Changing Seas – ceramic coral reef sculpture

Our Changing Seas III is the third piece in a series of large-scale ceramic coral reef sculptural installations by artist Courtney Mattison. Mattison is an artist and ocean advocate working to inspire policy makers and… Continue reading

Outbreak: Paper Sculptures of Microbes and Pathogens by Rogan Brown

Rogan Brown  creates intricate sculptural forms reminiscent of the tiniest living organisms: cells, microbes, bacteria, and neurons. Via his statement: Each sculpture is hugely time consuming and labour-intensive and this work is an… Continue reading

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