07.07.16 by Staff

Intricate Sculptures Made With Just Toothpicks and Glue


Bob Morehead is a self-taught artist who creates incredibly intricate sculptures using only wood glue and toothpicks. Guided by his imagination, and inspiration from the Italian architecture along the Amalfi Coast where he was born, one of Morehead’s most elaborate cityscapes spans 8 feet in length and consists of over 300,000 toothpicks. Check out “Bob’s Toothpick City” as well as more individual creations below!

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26.06.16 by Staff

Gold-Fused Sculptures Made From Remnants of Shattered Porcelain


According to Korean tradition, artisans have a habit of destroying and discarding imperfect pieces. Since 2001 Korean artist Yeesookyung has taken these porcelain fragments, creating beautiful, imperfect sculptures by fusing them with gold leaf in the Japanese tradition of kintsugi. See more images from “Translated Vase” below.

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21.06.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Nathalie Choux


Selection of ceramics by French artist Nathalie Choux. More images below.

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20.06.16 by Staff

Meticulously Crafted Paper Flowers by Artist Tiffanie Turner


San Francisco-based artist Tiffanie Turner creates incredible flower sculptures made up of tiny bits of paper carefully pieced together, with some pieces reaching up to 5 feet wide and taking over 200 hours to complete! See more images below or on display at the Tower Hill Botanic Garden in Boylston, Massachusetts from August 9th to September 18th.

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17.06.16 by Staff

Incredible (But Not Edible) Wood Carvings by Artist Seiji Kawasaki


Japanese wood carving artist Seiji Kawasaki creates ultra realistic food sculptures. Taking 2-3 hours to make, some of Kawasaki’s wooden food double as holders for resting chopsticks. He also does picture-perfect chocolate, vegetables and baked goods! Check out more images below.

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17.06.16 by Staff

Hidden Sculptures by Artist Mark Ollinger


Calgary-born, Vancouver-based artist Mark Ollinger has been hiding incredibly unique artworks in the streets of cities around the world; a sculptural response to street painting. Check out more images below!

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16.06.16 by Staff

Sculptures Combine Iconic Directors with Multiple Characters from their Films


Seattle-based artist Mike Leavitt creates amusing hybrid sculptures by mixing the faces of famous directors like Hayao Miyazaki, Quentin Tarantino, and Wes Anderson, with references to beloved characters from their most memorable films.

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15.06.16 by Staff

Artist Aganetha Dyck Collaborates with Bees to Make Honeycomb-Fused Sculptures


In consultation with scientists and beekeepers Manitoba-born artist Aganetha Dyck has developed an artistic practice using hundreds of bees to “mend” the broken and second-hand objects she collects. The resulting honeycomb-fused sculptures raise issues about waste and recycling as well as environmental concerns as bees and other pollinators are facing extinction due to climate change and pesticides. See more images below!

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