"Stickwork Artist" Patrick Dougherty Commissioned for Artosphere Festival
During his residency, Dougherty will also be participating in the Great Hall Lecture Series at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art along with artists Robert Tannen. "Looking at Nature: As Art, as Object, as Community" will take place on Saturday, May 19 from 2 to 3 p.m. followed by a 15 minute Q & A session. The lecture is free, but reservations are required and can be made online at www.crystalbridges.org.
Hovering Sculptures Created by Thomas Jackson
I always find myself drawn to images that juxtapose nature and industry. This series from Brooklyn photographer Thomas Jackson is the perfect example of this. At first glance, I assumed that these hovering swarms of objects were added in post. That's apparently not the case, which makes the series that much more appealing to me. I think the glow stick image is the most striking. It's also the most recent addition, so I'll be interested to see what else he creates! Thomas Jackson grew up in…
Design Rule for Cute
One is not in control of which pictures will grasp the heart. . Did owner of the apartment or building decide life could go no further without a bee skep at its corner? . Totally sexist, was it a man or woman who originated this idea? . What inspired, specifically, the bee skep and its placement? . How was the artist chosen to create the bee skep? . What is the bee skep made of? . How was the scale of the bee skep chosen? . 4 bees, is there significance with '4' bees? . How is the bee skep…
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40 Unusual and Creative Statue and Sculpture Art | Architecture & Design
Around the world you can find monuments, statues and sculptures displayed in public parks and other places of interests. These public artworks are in most cases, figures of heroes and distinguished individuals who have significant contributions to the country or to the locality. Inasmuch as these statue and sculpture art objects are nothing but ordinary […]