Tag: Sculpture

Meticulous Foam-Board Artworks by John Harrison

UK-based artist John Harrison is a mosaic pop artist creating portraits, landscapes and still life’s that unmistakably capture the essence of his subject matter.     The technique he employs is relatively unique in that he uses layers of foam board in a mosaic-like assemblage to fabricate what appears as an abstract work when viewed close-up, yet as you step… Read more →

Staple Art

Astonishing artwork by French artist Baptiste Debombourg. Born 1978 in France, French sculptor Baptiste Debombourg is a post-graduate from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris. In France he is “one of the most outstanding young artists of his generation” (Daniel Strehli, Le Figaro). With his sculptures Debombourg thematizes the throwaway society and the bequests of consumerism. His works are the result of poetic… Read more →

Giacometti, Fields of Play

This latest exhibition hosted by the Mapfre Foundation, Recoletos Exhibition Hall shows us the sculptures of one of the most craved after artists the art market has to offer. Swiss artist, Alberto Giacometti 1901-1966 has created impressive sculptures and this exhibition incorporates those from his entire career. The range from his Surrealist beginning to his most famous made for the… Read more →

Li Hongbo – Pure White Paper

 Sculptures Made from “Pure White Paper”     Every now and then you stumble upon the remarkable. Something so rare and extraordinary it transforms the way you view art. Chinese artist Li Hongbo certainly does this as we watch him create smooth white sculptures out of paper to resemble skulls, trees, humans, and more. His work is has an… Read more →

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