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September on the North Shore is ripe with options for enjoying the outdoors (pun on apple picking), but it can’t be cider donuts and pumpkins all the time. So consider visiting Outdoor Sculpture at Maudslay, an annual exhibition, now in its 23rd year, showcasing the work of 46 local artists across the grounds of Maudslay …

The United Together sculpture. MONTEGO BAY, St James – A ramshackle space occupied years ago by an open-air amphitheatre has now been transformed with the installation of a piece of art. The carving and landscaping of the area has been much appreciated by residents of Montego Bay, and the woman responsible for the work done …

Mysore/Mysore: Ahead of the Dasara festival, District Minister ST Somashekar inaugurated a 10-day state-level carving and painting camp by chiselling a wooden block to Suchitra Art Gallery at the Kalamandira premises here yesterday. The camp was organized by Dasara Fine Arts and Crafts Sub-Committee in association with Karnataka Shilpakala Academy and will end on September …

Amsterdam-born, Paris-based typographer and designer Pieter Ceizer is back with his latest wood sculpture: Dream A continuation of Ceizer Wooded series that began with Keep the smile and To like wood carvings last February – and also includes other creations like his wood Hope and Peace hand sculptures — Dream was cut, painted, screen-printed and …

JOHN KIRK-ANDERSON/Stuff Moment of Movement, by artist Seung Yul Oh, is housed in Tae Pae on Colombo St in central Christchurch. Most of the artwork for the new Christchurch Convention Center was installed before it opened, but it took until the building was finished. Moment of Movement is a sculpture by Seung Yul Oh constructed …

Meghan Kennedy is the Education, Access and Inclusion Program Manager of Sculpture by the Sea, an annual festival held in scenic and popular settings. This can sometimes be difficult. But the upside is that it’s a fast-paced, dynamic role, rewarding for its connection to the audience and – for a bonus – often taking you …

According to a report by the Daily Star, the massive 800-pound butter sculpture on display at this year’s New York State Fair will be recycled and converted into electrical power. According to the report, Noblehurst Farms in Western New York will combine broken down butter carving with other food waste and use the farm’s digester …

A paper plane, a secret place in the woods and a life-size chessboard are some of the creative interpretations of Carving Studio’s famous SculptFest this year. In some cases, it’s hard to figure out what you’re watching without some basic information, but that’s art. This makes it even more interesting when peeking under the influence …

BY DENNIS BUCKLEY for Neighborhood Extra Admirers of the “Cost of Freedom” sculpture on the Veterans Affairs (VA) campus are loving what they see again. They breathe a collective sigh of relief after a third absence in the sculpture’s four-year history sparked concerns and led to rumors that it had been stolen. The sculpture, originally …

James Tissot’s painting ‘The Ointment of the Magdalene’ can be seen at the Brooklyn Museum in this undated photo. (CNS Photo by Public Domain) In recent years, the term “visio divina” has gained ground in the Catholic lexicon. Like “lectio divina,” which is a way of praying with scripture, “visio divina” translates to “divine vision” …

Vandals have used tools from the studios to damage and destroy works that have been donated for Sculpture Space’s upcoming charity auction. (via Facebook) Sculpture Space, a residency program for sculptors in Utica, New York, was ransacked and badly damaged by vandals in the early hours of Sunday, August 28. The Utica Police Department told …

Artist Ralphael Plescia, who spent half a century filling a Salt Lake City building with his unique sculptures and paintings depicting passages from the Bible, has died. Plescia died Aug. 14 in Salt Lake City, according to an obituary posted by Larkin Mortuary and family members. He was 84 years old. No cause of death …

For anyone who has ever dreamed of stepping into a painting, visiting Giverny without traveling to France, or seeing the amazing mix of art and nature, we have the place for you. Grounds for Sculpture, created by artist Seward Johnson (aka John Seward Johnson II), is a beautiful sculpture park that showcases the transformative experience …

The Creative Arts Guild takes cleaning to a whole new level. With Festival, the Guild’s signature community event, a month away, several pieces of the Robert T. Webb Sculpture Garden are being curated to look their best for visitors. “As we celebrated the tenth anniversary of the Sculpture Garden in 2020, we set ourselves goals …

the glyptotheque presents the sculptural works of Santiago Calatrava Architect Santiago Calatrava is widely known for its advanced engineering solutions and dramatic visual statements, its heritage defined by monumental and iconic buildings and bridges. His achievements, however, go beyond larger-than-life works of architecture. Throughout his career he has created numerous works of sculpture – perhaps …

World August 19, 2022 12:20 a.m.2 minute read Climate change protesters have stuck their hands on the Roman statue of Laocoön and His Sons, one of the masterpieces in the Vatican Museums collection. Photo/PA Italian environmental activists staged a second museum protest in as many months, sticking their hands Thursday (local time) to the base …

There are many events with the Arts this weekend in Everett, Washington. The Everett Art Walk takes place on Thursday and Fresh Paint will be in downtown Everett on Saturday and Sunday. Another event is a Sculpture Walk. Here’s the scoop. “Bound by a Common Future” by artist Carl Nelson who helped organize the event. …

Sir David Attenborough has given his approval to Norfolk’s GoGoDiscover trail, after learning that one of the T.rex sculptures was inspired by his love of the natural world. The national treasure and world-renowned naturalist is the inspiration for Sirdavidsaurus, one of 55 T.rex sculptures from the Norwich area which feature alongside 24 mammoths scattered across …

Mexico City, August 10, 2022 – The United States Embassy in Mexico and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) have announced the return of a 19th-century statue of Saint Anthony of Padua that was in the Museum of Fine Arts of San Angelo (SAMFA) in Texas. Through a formal application process initiated by Mexican authorities, …

Anis KapoorSectional body preparing for the Monadic Singularity 2015. PVC and steel. 732 x 732 x 732cm Leading artist Anish Kapoor will present an exhibition of recent works at Skulpturenpark Waldfrieden, Wuppertal from August 13, 2022 to January 1, 2023. The exhibition will feature Kapoor’s architectural scale sculpture from 2015 Sectional Body Preparing for Monadic …

Regulars at a sandbox in Central Park, one of New York’s most iconic places, have been playing with a surprising new toy. This week, the little ones discovered a new installation near the slides, and while the little ones did not necessarily recognize the figurine they were playing with, the adults immediately identified Russian President …

While the second week of August means being closer to the end of summer, for artists and art lovers, the second week signifies the start of the popular Sculpture in the Park event in Loveland. The 38th annual Sculpture in the Park returns to Benson Sculpture Garden from Friday, August 12 through Sunday, August 14, …

Art Produce: AiR Open House and ‘116 Drawings of Ketanji Brown Jackson’ visual artAlexander Zimmerman, or Zim, recently received his MFA from SDSU with a series of live portraits, mostly of prominent social justice and current affairs figures. In an exhibition at Art Produce, he further explored this relationship between the internet, activism, and his …

Climate change activists have struck again in Italy. During a protest on July 30, protesters from the Ultima Generazione group clung to a plinth of Milan’s Museo del Novecento bearing the sculpture Unique forms of continuity in space (1913) by leading Futurist artist Umberto Boccioni. Last month protesters from the same group stuck to Sandro …

A renowned blacksmith artist enlisted the services of Hull-based Humber Galvanizing Ltd to ensure an eye-catching piece is enjoyed by nature for years to come. North Yorkshire-based Katie Ventress chose to use the services of Humber Galvanizing Ltd to protect and add an aesthetic touch to her latest project – an approx. 2.4m high. The …

Published: 06:30 July 29, 2022 On the eve of the new football season, the new Norwich City Football Club kit has been added to the GoGoDiscover 2022 route. The Canaries unveiled a pinstripe home shirt earlier this month ahead of their return to Championship action as Dean Smith’s side aim for promotion. City are hosting …

Among the works of art in the Wiregrass Museum of Art’s B22 exhibition is a colorful insect-like sculpture created from felted wool. It is known simply as “Creature 06” in artist Heather Deyling’s “Invented Hybrids” series – her collection of imaginary creations inspired by plants and animals. The first question Deyling usually asks about his …

The “Art on 56th Street” gallery in Beirut is hosting an exhibition by Lebanese visual artist and sculptor Maroun El Hakim until August 6 under the title “A Salute to My Country”. The artist, who returns to the art scene after a four-year absence, is exhibiting a collection of 36 new paintings made between 2017 …

CAPE MAY — The Nature Conservancy held a Monarch Mania Community Event at the Garrett Family Preserve on Friday and cut the ribbon for a new butterfly sculpture by Brazilian artist Rubem Robierb. “Rubem Robierb’s monarch-inspired butterfly sculpture will be a jewel in the crown of this magnificent reserve and will offer people another way …

The Platte Valley Arts Council (PVAC) has announced that Artist Lori Kostur will create a bronze sculpture and mural for the organization’s public art exhibit. Kostur’s fascination with native wildlife and the historic west inspires his work. She hopes to share with viewers through her sculptures and murals. His work has been featured in galleries …

Register to our daily newsletter Let us know what you think and join the conversation at the bottom of this article. As part of a partnership between Wild in Art and the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS), 42 delightful giraffes have brought color to some of the city’s most iconic spots to raise money …

Let us know what you think and join the conversation at the bottom of this article. The unique project will run until August 29, before the majestic mammals are auctioned in September at Edinburgh Zoo. Register to our daily newsletter logo Over the next month, we’ll introduce you to these awesome creatures, their history, and …

Police have launched a hate crime investigation after a suspect allegedly sprayed anti-Semitic graffiti on a sculpture outside the Art Gallery of Ontario earlier this week. It happened at the northeast corner of the gallery near Dundas and McCaul streets on Wednesday night. Police say a man was observed using white spray paint to deface …

The 49th alebrije, a spectacular 15-foot-tall octopus sculpture, is the final creation and crowning achievement of the six artists featured in “Alebrijes: Creatures from a Dream World” at Parc Cantigny through October 30. The octopus is the culmination of the dream of the six Mexico City artists who created the other 48 works especially for …

Let us know what you think and join the conversation at the bottom of this article. Edinburgh residents can visit 42 striking sculptures, across Edinburgh’s famous landmarks, celebrating the city’s extraordinary heritage and cultural diversity. Register to our daily newsletter A Drop of Culture focuses on Edinburgh’s iconic skyline and is located at Haymarket Station …

AllRightsReserved continues to spotlight emerging and influential artists by connecting with Japanese artist KYNE. The release will be the duo’s first-ever collaboration, which follows the recent joint effort by creative studio and artist Evgen Čopi Gorišek. Similar to the sculpture launched by the Slovenian artist, the current installment sees one of KYNE’s female figures in …

#420 notorious # 443 Evening Beauty, green patina #444 Joy Girl The sculptures of Jean-Jacques Porret are sensual, attractive, pleasant to the sight and to the touch. My work is figurative, but it is not about the figure. —Jean-Jacques Porret NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, July 6, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Jean-Jacques Porret received the Top …

In 1962, when Edward Kienholz made “The Illegal Operation,” the sculpture gave intense visual form to an experience known to many, but which remained deeply in the shadow of culture. Abortion was a crime, and the miserable back alley procedure the entertainer watched his wife endure was fresh in his mind. (She survived.) The sculptor’s …

BY CHERIE MINER for Quartier Extra The Noyes Art Gallery, 119 S. Ninth St., will host an event featuring eight Noyes artists on Friday, July 15, from 9:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. The show features different styles of painting and sculpture, as well as woodworking. The gallery will live stream the opening on Facebook at …

Hollow shape with white interior by Barbara Hepworth – a Christie’s record £4.8 million. Christie’s set an auction record for any work when a unique 1963 wooden sculpture sold for £4.8m (£5.79m with premium) in its ’20th’ evening sale. /21st century” in London on June 28. buyer details but GTA includes …

Istanbul Museum of Painting and Sculpture / EAA – Emre Arolat Architecture © Thomas Mayer Archives + 30 To share To share Facebook Twitter Mail pinterest WhatsApp Or https://www.archdaily.com/984316/istanbul-painting-and-sculpture-museum-eaa-emre-arolat-architecture © Thomas Mayer Archives Text description provided by the architects. In 2009, Warehouse Number 5 at Karaköy Port was awarded to Mimar Sinan University of Fine …

‘Gateway’ (2019) by Joana Vasconcelos © PA “We spend every penny we have on art,” says Nicky Wilson happily, “and I work every hour that God gives me.” The growth and success of Jupiter Artland, a sculpture park just outside Edinburgh that Nicky and her husband Robert opened to the public in 2009, certainly demonstrates …

The “Splendid White” exhibition at the Liebieghaus Sculpture Collection in Frankfurt, Germany In 1962, successful German building contractor Reiner Winkler purchased his first ivory work of art, a small 15th-century Gothic panel of the Nativity that once formed part of a diptych. And he fell in love with the medium. From this small French piece, …

ELLICOTTVILLE — One of the newest sculptures at Griffis Sculpture Park will take up residence in Ellicottville this summer. A realistic 10-foot tall bronze sculpture of Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas will be located in front of the village gazebo for all to enjoy. The public is invited to a welcome event in front of the …

Internationally acclaimed artist Bruce Becker, who lives and works in Berks County, will be featured in a solo exhibit that opens with a reception today from 5-9 p.m. and runs through July 8 at Warehouse Studios, 700 Lancaster Ave. Becker’s work has been shown, requested and performed around the world. This will be a rare …

Despite their appearance of pristine marble, Greco-Roman sculptures were once richly adorned with color and ornament. If you’ve ever wondered what one of these artifacts actually looked like in ancient times, you’re in luck. The Metropolitan Museum of Art has announced plans to host a remarkable new exhibition that uses technology to colorfully recreate some …

Visitors to the Glenstone Museum in Potomac marvel at Jeff Koons’ famous “Split-Rocker,” a massive sculpture filled with flowers. But how many stop to wonder about the gardening work needed to keep it so colorful? We asked Chris Ryan, the guy who’s been doing foliage for nine years, to explain what that entails. The sculpture …

A work of art remembering Mr Oluwale, who drowned in 1969 after being repeatedly beaten and racially assaulted by two officers, will be unveiled in Leeds’ new Aire Park in Hunslet next year. The sculpture, which is created by British-Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare, is part of a drive to diversify the city’s public art offering. …

To commemorate Satish Gujral’s mammoth contribution, his wife Kiran Gujral and daughter Raseel Gujral Ansal have launched an initiative to advance his artistic vision and honor his legacy. Painter, sculptor, muralist, architect, poet, writer, Satish Gujral was truly a Renaissance man. Few artists have influenced the imagination of a country with their work like Satish …

A 20 inch unpainted mockup (model) of “She Walks on Water”. The finished sculpture will be painted and can be up to 15 feet tall.Sandy Graves/Courtesy Photo To honor the memory of the late local artist Susan Schiesser, a new sculpture has been approved for placement on the lawn of the Bud Werner Memorial Library. …

Cedar Creek, Texas, USA–Mrs Pearlthe beloved giant squirrel statue and mascot of the Berdoll Pecan Candy and Gift Companyis a 14-foot giant squirrel statue located in Cedar Creek, Texas, USA, which sets the world record for being the The tallest squirrel statue in the worldaccording to the WORLD RECORD ACADEMY. “Standing 14 feet tall, Ms. …

Sergei Isupov’s Fire Oven Bake will be the highlight of the TurnPark Art Summer Festival on June 11. Seen here is the opening of a previous petal kiln firing at the International Center for Ceramics Research in Guldagergaard, Denmark. PHOTO PROVIDED BY PRISCILLA MOURITZEN WEST STOCKBRIDGE – Two clay heads nestle cheek to cheek, hidden …

The artist Efrossini Chaniotis will unveil his new exhibition The painted sculpture at Ladder Art Space in Kew from June 15 to July 2. Drawing inspiration from ancient Greek tradition as well as her personal artistic growth, Ms. Chaniotis created sculptures which she painted – she studied sculpture in Australia and painting in Greece. She …

Emin, one of Britain’s best-known visual artists since bursting onto the scene in the late 1990s, has created a six-metre-long bronze figure for Jupiter Artland. It is said to represent “a different narrative” about women’s place in nature, compared to traditional female nude sculptures. Register to our daily newsletter Emin’s exhibition, his first in Scotland …

In the past year, we started from the He Lan mountains and adopted the different models to train different components in the works and obtain multiple information. Two steps led to this work: first, two-layer deep machine learning AI was used to formulate several sets of virtual dynamic 3D graphics based on extensive field data …

Resembling an art gallery rather than a doctor’s office, visitors to the ProfMedica Clinic are greeted by a three-story atrium at the center of which rises a monumental wall of sculptural composition reaching to the top of the third floor. Joel Hauck/Pulva/ProfMedica A health clinic in Poznań turned to art in an effort to create …

“Perception and reality at the same time.” This is how the legendary singer/songwriter Bob Dylan announces his latest work – “Railroad car” a life-size sculpture of a freight car – as if making some kind of art history. Doesn’t he know that every The paintingeach sculpture, each artwork never realized is accompanied by both “perception …

May 20, 2022 4:37 p.m. Post : May 20, 2022 4:37 p.m. MADISON, Wis. – A Madison artist hoping to earn $5,000 for his work unveiled a new sculpture Friday morning at a UScellular store on the west side of town. The cellphone provider is holding an art contest between five artists, with the winner …

“Swing Me Higher, Mama” designed, built by Zimbabwean artist Dominic Benhura A new sculpture was unveiled on Main Street and Veterans Way in Carmel on Saturday. The sculpture, titled “Swing Me Higher, Mama”, depicts a mother playing with her young daughter and was created by artist Dominic Benhura of Zimbabwe, commissioned by the City of …

Created in 1979, the wax sculpture served as the model for various editions of works by Dalí in platinum, gold, silver and bronze. Harte International Galleries Known for his snub mustaches and sensational paintings, Salvador Dalí was one of the most famous artists of the 20th century. And he knew it. “Compared to Velázquez, I …

A new statue commemorating the first black woman newspaper publisher in North America has been unveiled in downtown Windsor, Ontario. this week. The bronze statue depicts Mary Ann Shadd holding a copy of her diary, the Provincial Freeman. Shadd was an activist, journalist and lawyer who moved to Windsor and played a vital role in …

Restoring a 17.5 ton public sculpture is not as simple as sending out a team of workers to apply a new coat of paint. Restoration crews run the risk of colliding with the elements or worse, skipping certain nooks and crannies. All that to say, Philadelphians shouldn’t panic as they pass an empty Benjamin Franklin …

Cr James Hayes and David Handley with Osamu’s Usagi Shelter and Masako Ohnishi at Community Celebration Day in Adelong on Saturday. Adelong, Batlow, Tumbarumba and Tooma hosted the community launch of a new era in the region’s cultural heritage, the Snowy Valleys Sculpture Trail, on Saturday and Sunday. The day of community celebration began in …

Florence Donatello’s “David” (c. 1435-1440) presides over the great hall on the second floor of the Bargello Museum, raised on a higher base than before (although a shorter one than the original 6-foot-tall column of the sculpture). Unlike the muscular, manly version of Michelangelo across town at the Accademia, Donatello’s “David” is a slender teenager, …

Rihanna, despite mass speculation, has in fact made an appearance at the 2022 Met Gala. However, as the singer is wont to do, it’s not as expected. In a new video posted on vogueOn the Instagram page, the fashion muse is spotted as an interpretation of the marble statue of “Eirene (the personification of peace)”, …

Oleg Kulik, a popular Russian contemporary artist, is facing a three-year sentence for a 2018 sculpture he exhibited at the Art Moscow fair last month. Following claims by Russian officials that the sculpture mocked a Soviet-era World War II memorial, an investigation is underway, with the artist accused of “rehabilitation from Nazism”. According to Russian …

The National Gallery plans to announce on Monday the return of a marble sculpture looted from Italy, where Nazi troops likely stole the object during World War II, The Globe has learned. Known as the “Portrait of a Man”, the badly damaged carving of a head dates to the 3rd or 4th century CE and …

It creates an instantly iconic selfie spot on Independence Mall. Barry Halkin/Weitzman Museum 💌 Do you like Philly? Sign up for Billy Penn’s free newsletter to get everything you need to know about Philadelphia, every day. Philadelphia has an iconic new sculpture made out of giant letters. Like most works of art, it has multiple …

Works that have been rediscovered, newly attributed or have not been seen on the market are a feature of the upcoming Christie’s Paris auction “France is like a marvelous attic,” says Pierre Etienne, international director of the Old Masters and 19th Century department at Christie’s. “It’s a place where you find objects forgotten by the …

Welcome back, Duluth! Let’s start this Saturday on the right foot. Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in town today. First, today’s weather forecast: Rather sunny and pleasant. High: 80 Low: 56. Here are the top three stories in Duluth today: Duluth officials have chosen the artist who will create a sculpture …

Martha League of Spicewood set up her canvas on the ground at Candlelight Ranch during Paint The Town 2018. This year outdoor artists will spend a day painting at That Joint in Spicewood, an 1897 post office that now serves as a event location. Staff photo by Daniel Clifton Paint the Town and Sculpture on …

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Cleveland Museum of Art sees its new acquisition of a major 19th-century French sculpture expressing abolitionist outrage against slavery as a launching pad for wide-ranging discussions about the role of politics, race and power in the history of art – and in the history of his own collection. The plaster sculpture, …

A public artwork on the east side of Salt Lake City has sparked differing opinions among community residents. Artist Stephen Kesler created his massive, life-size sculpture of a humpback whale titled “Out of the Blue” with the intention of reflecting the 9th and 9th Wards he loves. Mike Murdock, another artist, added to Kesler’s work …

The artist who installed the fourth plinth sculpture in Trafalgar Square with a dollop of whipped cream topped with a cherry, a drone and a fly has been shortlisted for this year’s Turner Prize. Heather Phillipson joins Ingrid Pollard, Veronica Ryan and Sin Wai Kin on this year’s shortlist for the award, as he returns …

April 7, 2022 by Abby Baker Ray Domingo’s future green giant will go near the downtown Gulfport Casino Ballroom.Ray Domingo For months, Gulfport artist Ray Domingo has been planning his creation: a giant green gecko sculpture he hopes to place near the Gulfport Casino ballroom. Last March, the city council unanimously approved Domingo’s plans and …

Do you remember the Snow Dogs trail a few years ago? Well, there’s a brand new sculpture trail coming to Cardiff, as well as Caerphilly and Porthcawl, and this time the public art will feature the Peanuts character Snoopy. The trail will feature 115 Snoopy sculptures, large and small, has been launched in South Wales …

The Millennium Fountain in Cannizaro Park, Wimbledon, southwest London, stands out in the nearly 60-year career of sculptor Richard Rome for its strikingly different appearance from his usual large-scale abstract structures of painted steel and weathered bronze . With its formal nod simultaneously to Henry Moore and the Picnic Teapot (the name it quickly acquired …

Installation view Urs Fischer: Lovers Museo Jumex, 2022 (Urs Fischer created ‘Lovers #2’, a … [+] monumental sculpture in situ for his first personal exhibition in Latin America) Photo: Stefan Altenburger Photography Zurich © Urs Fischer Rising nearly 33 feet from the base, a triumphant embrace of cast aluminum, stainless steel and gold leaf unites …

James Butler, who died aged 90, was one of Britain’s greatest figurative sculptors. His lively and popular depictions of national and local heroes, from Richard III in Leicester to footballer Billy Wright in Wolverhampton, adorn many UK squares, streets and stadiums. Butler rose to prominence in 1972, when he was elected a full Royal Academician, …

GRAND RAPIDS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) – Guests of the Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park will finally be able to stroll through the indoor sculpture gallery again. It reopens on Friday with even more to see after undergoing renovations for more than a year. “It’s a big opening for us,” said Jochen Wierich, assistant curator …

I’ve been puzzled by Jim Osman’s sculptures ever since I first saw them a few years ago in an exhibit that was too crowded for me to really see what they were doing. I knew there was something special about them without knowing exactly what. Sculptures need space regardless of their size, and this is …

François-Xavier is best known as a creator of sculptural animals that were not only works of art but also furniture. Claude’s inspiration is drawn from vegetation and body parts, often combining the two to produce quirky surreal forms. Claude created cast body parts in the 1970s, including the “Doigt” sculptures. “Doigt”, which means “finger” in …

Cy Twombly (1928 -2011) and Barry X Ball (b. 1955) are both American artists whose work has been deeply rooted in and inspired by the past, particularly by the rich cultural heritage and art history of Italy. Much of their work derives, for example, not only from Classical, Renaissance and Baroque inspirations, but also from …

Polioplus by Glenna Goodacre. (Photo by Gay Riseborough) At One Rotary Center in downtown Evanston stands a figurative sculpture by well-known artist Glenna Maxey Goodacre (1939-2020). Not one but two plaques accompany the statue, which is very unusual for public art and more typical for a museum. Titled Polioplus, the sculpture, which was installed in …

For now, the brightly colored pieces are scattered around Sandy Brown’s workshop, a former sailmaker’s loft in the North Devon shipbuilding town of Appledore. In a matter of weeks they will be transported to a Cornish town and nested together to become the tallest ceramic sculpture in the UK, possibly the world. Earth Goddess will …

In 1966, Claude and François-Xavier Lalanne became known as the co-creative duo “Les Lalanne”. The husband and wife team created a surreal dreamlike sculpture, connecting the real and the unreal to create a unique hybrid sculpture. François-Xavier is best known as a creator of sculptural animals that were not only works of art but also …

Creativity and the willingness to experiment with new forms of art were a constant theme throughout Jean Gaul’s life, in his artistic activities as well as in his career choices. Mastering drawing, painting and textile art, Gaul’s current artistic endeavor is ceramic sculpture. A member of Indian River Clay, his work is represented at the …

by: Angelene Davis Multimedia Associate, City of Palm Coast The word Chuluota has several meanings: “island of pines”, or “island of pines”, or “land of lakes and pines” or “beautiful place”, depending on who you ask. The pronunciation is derived from the Creek Indian word “Chuluoto”. Here at City Hall, Chuluota is the name given …

EEveryone knows Robert Indiana’s most famous work – Love. Just this word, spelled out in two rows of red letters, on a blue and green background, the work is no less more than this syllable. The pretty round O – touched by the L, carried by the tonic E – vanishes and leans, as if …

Guide: Larry Achiampong and JMW Turner at Turner Contemporary Nintendo game The Legend of Zelda, with its themes of time travel and relationships, might not immediately make you think of art, but it’s one of the inspirations for Turner Contemporary’s new exhibit . Wayfinder: Larry Achiampong & JMW Turner opens tomorrow (March 12) and combines …

By Dianne Sudbrock If you’ve been driving through Augusta, Missouri in recent months, you’ve no doubt noticed a large metal sculpture taking shape along Jackson Street. Now complete, the striking mallard duck is an original piece created by “Augusta Rust” (Brian Watson of Augusta and Ben Boyher of Byrnes Mill, MO.) Both are experienced metalworkers …

Two Central Queensland women have found inspiration in agricultural waste and are turning old fence wire into unique, handmade wire sculptures. Jackie Murdoch and Melissa Spencer share the same passion for the bush and animals, which is reflected in their works. With an abundance of farm wire and scrap metal ending up in landfill every …

The full stretch of the park will include 50 sculptures Photo by Shihab By web office Published: Thu 3 March 2022, 22:29 Last update: Thu 3 March 2022, 23:11 The Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) is transformed into an open-air art gallery with the unveiling of the DIFC Sculpture Park and brings together a diverse …

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, ARTnews may receive an affiliate commission. There’s an old joke that describes sculpture as the thing you bump into when stepping back to look at a painting. While the gag reflects the long-held prejudice that sculpture is somehow secondary to …

Primary school pupils have finished designing a giant T-Rex sculpture, which is due to be displayed in Norwich this summer. Year 4 and Year 5 children from the Diss Church of England Junior Academy have unveiled their finished hand-painted wonder – the undisputed king of the dinosaurs. It is due to be displayed in cultural …

As chancellor from 1960 to 1968, Franklin D. Murphy designed and organized the Franklin D. Murphy Sculpture Garden at UCLA. The bucolic hills and surrounding trails, completed by architect Ralph Cornell in 1967, serve as a community meeting place and the backdrop for some of the finest sculpture of the 20th century. Follow columnist David …

“THE OK TRENTON PROJECT”: Performances are underway for “The OK Trenton Project”. Written by David Lee White, Richard Bradford and members of the OK Trenton Ensemble; and directed by Passage’s artistic director, C. Ryanne Domingues, the play runs until February 27 at the Théâtre Passage. Above, left to right, Richard Bradford, Wendi Smith, Kevin Bergen, …

Constant exposure to road chemicals at the busy junction of 119th Street and Blue Valley Parkway has become such a threat to a blue steel sculpture there that Overland Park officials are deciding whether or not to move it. The piece known as “Shim Sham Shimmy” by sculptor David Stromeyer has been steadily deteriorating since …

Let us know what you think and join the conversation at the bottom of this article The David Harber-designed sculpture, titled On the Shoulders of Giants, is based on the profiles of textile designer Bernat Kleint and painter and sculptor Cecile Walton and will be located at the base of the prominent ribbon design of …

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Spoonbridge and Cherry are officially reunited. The iconic sculpture sat apart for about 3 months so the cherry could get a fresh coat of paint.On Friday morning, the teams worked for about an hour to reunite the two at Walker’s Minneapolis Sculpture Garden. “It’s a once-in-10-year experience and I love the …