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Ornate Birds and Sea Creatures Spring to Life With Environmental Embellishments of Flowers and Foliage

6 monthes ago   |   By Colossal

Artist Ellen Jewett continues to create sculptures of animals from the land and sea, crafting realistic depictions with a surreal edge. Each porcelain creature features elaborate elements that connect the animal back to its natural environment-such as green leaves that sprout from the wings of a black cockatoo, or tiny yellow fish that are found along the spines of her ornately patterned seahorses.
After she forms each sea turtle, octopus, or fish from porcelain, Jewett free-models a wire armature by hand and coats the piece in polymer. This addition allows her to connect detailed elements...
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Air Sea Land: Okuda's Largest Public Art Project Brings Colorful Sculptures to the Streets of Boston

Air Sea Land: Okuda's Largest Public Art Project Brings Colorful Sculptures to the Streets of Boston

6 monthes ago   |   By Colossal

Seven towering sculptures comprised of brightly colored facets have recently landed on the streets of Boston, courtesy of Okuda San Miguel. The multi-disciplinary Spanish artist, best known for his colorful interventions in and on buildings around the world, installed the series of seven sculptures called Air Sea Land in Boston's seaport corridor. Okuda's creations range from eight to twelve feet tall, and include regional wildlife like deer and squirrels, while also integrating mythological elements like a scaly humanoid sea creature and a seagull with arms and legs. Air Sea Land which is...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Review: Green Stuff World Metal Colors

Review: Green Stuff World Metal Colors

Green Stuff World produces a lot of interesting specialist paints, including fluorescent and "chameleon" colour-shifting paints. Now they expanded their paint range with a set... Read more ...

Showcase: Dark Angel Vanguard Suppressors

Showcase: Dark Angel Vanguard Suppressors

Ah the Suppressors. Generally regarded as a silly looking unit. My first impression was something very similar, I thought they looked odd floating in mid air while trying to... Read more ...

Stations of the Cross - Vatican, Bishop Barron

Stations of the Cross - Vatican, Bishop Barron

Sculpture at Church of the Condemnation and Imposition of the Cross , Jerusalem Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license. It is... Read more ...