Articles tagged Sculpture

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Richard Deacon explores innovative re-fabrication in Some Time

ANTWERP – The artist’s latest exhibition at Middelheim Museum challenges assumptions of contemporary sculpture by returning to past forms in order to create new ones.

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8 artists built this city with G F Smith paper

Kingston upon Hull, England – An enormous paper cod fish swims alongside islands of paper stars. Made using G . F Smith’s Colorplan range, Paper City features work by eight UK …

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Caixaforum Seville by Vázquez Consuegra. Photos Jesus Granada
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Two worlds inspire Vázquez Consuegra's subterranean cultural centre

SEVILLE – In March 2017, Seville became the eighth Spanish city to inaugurate a Caixaforum. The project repurposes a space that previously existed as a subterranean car park.

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'I am tired of eating fish'

MILAN – Paola Pivi's fabulous feathered bears are back, posing in the la Rinascente windows in a surrealist statement against the mundane in the human condition.

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COS x Studio Swine play with the philosophy of bubbles

MILAN – A modernist metal tree stands in a darkened cinema. The New Spring installation plays with the impermanence and the resilience of nature, life, and technology.

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Chiharu Shiota's sculptures highlight the invisible networks that we're entangled in

PARIS – To coincide with Chiharu Shiota’s current exhibition, here we look at her textile creations and investigate the way she uses thread as a way to explore memory and belonging.

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Translucent materials and fractal shapes sculpt unseen physical forces

NEW YORK – In advance of her upcoming exhibition in New York next month, here we see how Alyson Shotz’s sculptures reveal the natural forces that inhabit a space.

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Mi Zhang’s dust collection is an attempt to improve air quality in a polluted Chinese city

QUYANG – Thanks to its rich mineral resources, the city of Quyang in Northeast China boasts some of the largest mining and stone-working industries in the country.

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Billboard: Holiday Sale 2017 New Items
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Flux, an art installation by Crystal Wagner, seems to merge into the fabric of its surroundings

WALNUT CREEK – Crystal Wagner’s Flux – an art installation that dominated the Bedford Gallery in Walnut Creek, California with its organic, free-flowing forms last summer – featured scraps …

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Dutch designer Maurice Mentjens picks five favourites from Art Basel

BASEL – Maurice Mentjens, whose interior-design accolades include those for a café at the Bonnefanten Museum in Maastricht, has been visiting Art Basel since the 1990s.

Sensitive Star is an sky-high urban lighting project that offers a new perspective on the city to its residents.
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Estudio Guto Requena's interactive installation shines brightly above the São Paulo skyline

SÃO PAULO – On the rooftop of one of the tallest buildings in Brazil, the citizens of São Paulo can rediscover their city from a new perspective thanks to Guto Requena's Sensitive Star.

Through resemblance to architectural scale models, it is easy to perceive what it could feel like to move through the spaces.
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David Umemoto's modular sculptures are in a constant state of transformation

MONTRÉAL – The Canadian architect and sculptor recently revealed a collection of sculptures resembling characteristics of the brutalist architecture movement.