26.04.17 by Jeff

Sculptures by Jaime Pitarch Strip Everyday Objects of Their Functionality

Subject, Object, Abject (2006) – Chair, wooden shavings from chair legs

 

I’m obsessed with these sculptures by artist Jaime Pitarch that I came across on the Spencer Brownstone Gallery website. The Barcelona-based artist explores our relationship to household objects by making subtle and not-so-subtle alterations rendering them completely useless. He says the works have “to do with the human being’s inability to identify with the structures he himself has created”.

Have a look at more images below.

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24.04.17 by Staff

Intricate Food Carvings by Japanese Artist Gaku

Japanese artist Gaku sculpts elaborate designs into various fruits and vegetables using an x-acto knife. More incredible images below.

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24.04.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Carson Davis Brown

“Mass” is a project by artist Carson Davis Brown in which he creates sculptures inside of big-box stores and other places of mass. He constructs the unauthorized installations, photographs them, and then leaves them to be discovered by shoppers and staff. Images of the installations are printed, framed (using un-sold frames), and exhibited inside the stores without permission. See more images from the series below as well as video clips documenting the building of installations using cameras tethered to in-store camera displays!

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24.04.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Jaime Angelopoulos

Sculptures and collages by artist Jaime Angelopoulos. More images below.

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18.04.17 by Staff

Tiny Metal Sculptures of Strangers by Artist Zadok Ben-David

London-based artist Zadok Ben-David’s latest iteration of his installation “People I Saw But Never Met” brings together over 3,000 miniature metal figures, each based on anonymous people captured in photos he took while travelling the world. See more images below or on display at at Shoshana Wayne Gallery in Santa Monica until May 27.

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14.04.17 by Staff

Creepy-Cute Tiny Baby Head Sculptures by Artist Qixuan Lim


Singapore-born, Eindhoven-based artist Qixuan Lim’s tiny sculptures blur the boundary between cute and creepy. See more miniature baby heads and sharp-toothed hearts below.

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12.04.17 by Staff

Incredibly Detailed Urban Miniature by Artist Joshua Smith

Adelaide, Australia-based artist Joshua Smith constructs a miniature version of a dilapidated building, down to the finest detail. See more images below.

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10.04.17 by Staff

Playful Sculptures Made From Skateboard Decks by Artist Haroshi

Japanese artist Haroshi latest series of sculptures, carved from blocks made of old skateboard decks, plays on the toy-obsessed collector culture of Japan. Click here for previous posts of Haroshi’s work. See more images from “Guzo” below or on display at Nanzuka Gallery in Tokyo from April 22 – June 10.

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