Sculpture > Works

Conceptual Sculptures by Dario Escobar Reflect the Product Displays of Popular Sporting Goods

2 monthes ago   |   By Colossal

Untitled (2016), Ed. 1/4 A/P Wood, urethane, grip tape, steel, gold plating, 15.7 x 9 x 3.7 inches. Photo credit: The Lapis Press, courtesy of the artist and Nils Stærk Gallery
Unlike Guatemalan conceptual artist Darío Escobar , most people who pass through the sporting goods section of a store would not pause to consider the accumulation of mass-produced industrial objects like soccer balls and the cultural value that they gain via those who consume them. Escobar's sculptural works make use of balls that have had their patches removed and resewn inside out, bats that have been broken and...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Works      Industrial      Ad      Display      Gallery      Wood      Sculpture      Artist      Art      Balls      Basketball      Ready-made      Sculpture      Skateboards  


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 ...

Air Sea Land: Okuda's Largest Public Art Project Brings Colorful Sculptures...

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

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... Read more ...