It is seldom that we come across a furniture craftsperson who transforms static objects into dynamic sculptures that awaken a deeper consciousness and invites viewers to interact with his artworks. One such contemporary artist and designer is Michael Beitz, who describes himself as an American artist challenging the functional design in public spaces.
Xu Zhen is regarded as the symbol of Chinese contemporary art and rightly so. He’s not only an exceptional contemporary artist but also a curator and founder. In 1998, he co-founded an independent non-profit organization, Bizwing Center, based in Shanghai, China. He went on to establish an online art community, Art-Ba-Ba, with Shanghai artists, which …
He’s the master of the grotesque and his bizarre creatures are both eerie and fascinating. Meet Dug Stanat, a sculptor based in the San Francisco Bay Area, who loves creatures, characters, monsters, and spirits. For him, each sculpture is a glimpse into an untold story that he leaves for his viewers to complete.
It’s easy for most animal sculptors to exactly reproduce the features of animals they are sculpting. However, here is a sculptor, who not only creates their exact replica but also infuses their feelings in her sculptures. This outstanding artist is Nick Mackman, an award-winning sculptor, who holds expertise in both ceramic and bronze animal sculptures.
What do you get if you marry science with art? Simple, you get Julian Voss-Andreae, a German sculptor based in Portland, Oregon, US. This artist is a rare breed indeed since his sculptures touch upon quantum physics on the one hand and cellular proteins on the other…an incredible blend of technology and art.
There is something really cute about miniatures. And this amazing artist makes cute, cuter by her incredible miniature sculpting of animals! Meet Kerri Pajutee, who currently resides in Central Oregon. Seeing her life-like animal miniatures, it is difficult to believe that she is a self-taught artist. She has developed her own technique of mixed media, …