Wayan Tuges is a master woodcarver. Growing up in Guwang a community known for the skill and deep spirituality of its woodcarvers, he began carving at the age of five, learning from his father, one of the great Balinese woodcarvers. By the time he was in second grade, Wayan had mastered the complex, traditional Garuda […]
Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA (30 July 1898 – 31 August 1986) was an icon English artist. Moore was born in Castleford, the son of a coal miner. He became well-known through his carved marble and larger-scale abstract cast bronze sculptures, and was instrumental in introducing a particular form of modernism to the United Kingdom.
Sandro Chia was born in Florence in 1946. He has studied at the Istituto d’Arte and then at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence where he graduated in 1969. After graduation, he has travelled extensively in India, Turkey and throughout Europe before settling in Rome in 1970. During the 1970’s he began to exhibit […]
There is this Japanese artist named Chie Hitotsuyama who can transform used newspapers into completely stunning animal sculptures. If for most of us newspaper only serves reading passages, commercials and ads or job vacancies column, for Chie they mean a whole different purpose. Check out what she did to used newspaper. You like it everyone?
Alessandra Rossi is a Freemantle-based Italian sculptor who is behind this mesmerizing artwork of a girl with downcast eyes created for the Sculpture by the Sea festival at the Australian coastline.
Gabriel Dawe is a Mexican artist who is behind that mesmerizing installation of Plexus 35, the colorful string explosion which is composed of embroidery threads strung to create an indoor rainbow. This installation can be viewed in the Toledo Museum of Art until January 27, 2017. If you happen to in the vicinity, please make […]
Trina Merry is a bodypaint artist who keeps continues to wow us with her amazing work , managing to perferctly camouflage her model. Just like in her series of Sweet Land of Liberty, she depicts her subjects right in front of the iconic landmarks. So it’s nothing surprising if then these historic architectural work can […]
If you just check out what Anila Quayyum Agha did with her wooden cubes which cast beautiful shadows of a light bulb, perhaps they would strike you much as they are really amazing. And maybe you can even be much more mesmerized if you see her latest radiant piece of All The Flowers Are for […]
There is this Portuguese street artist Bordalo II (Arthur Bordalo) who creatively turns metal scraps into beautifully artistic animal sculptures. He deliberately scavenges those scraps because he wanted to show that creating such beautiful artwork doesn’t necessarily need to spend any money on expensive materials besides he wants to spread his message about endless waste […]
I Nyoman Nuarta (born in Tabanan, Bali, November 14, 1951) was a sculptor Indonesia and one of the pioneers of the New Art Movement (1976). He is best known for his masterpiece like the Statue of Garuda Wisnu Kencana (Badung, Bali), Monument Jalesveva Jayamahe (Surabaya), as well as the Proclamation Monument Indonesia (Jakarta). Nyoman Nuarta […]