Sculpture > Works

Biochemistry Professor Transforms His Research into Bronze Recreations of Ancient Trilobites and Modern Insects

1 month ago   |   By Colossal

D. Allan Drummond is an associate professor of biochemistry, molecular biology, and human genetics at the University of Chicago. A few years ago Drummond began turning his extensive research of fossils and prehistoric sea creatures into detailed computer renderings which he then 3D prints and casts in bronze. Although many of his sculptures are inspired by ancient creatures like the trilobite , which existed for over 270 million years before its extinction 250 years ago, he also creates modern-day insects such as praying mantises and large bug-eyed jumping spiders.
Drummond currently has a...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Works      Sculpture      Print      Exhibition      Naturalist      Gallery      Illustration      Art      Design      Science      3d printing      Biology      Bronze      Fossils      Insects  


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 ...