Sculptures/Modeling

New Kinetic Sand Drawing Tables by Bruce Shapiro

Twenty-five years ago Bruce Shapiro  abandoned his medical practice to embark on a journey that would marry technology with the meditative practice of sand art. He ingeniously used CNC machines, which at the time were primarily used in industrial settings, to d...

Surreal Ceramics That Look Like Wood

Sculptor Christopher David White is known for his ceramic creations that double as fantastic optical illusions. It’s hard to believe the hyper realistic pieces are made of clay, as they resemble knotty wood and dilapidated cardboard. These visual effects demon...

Beautiful Water Statues by Malgorzata Chodakowska

Polish sculptor Malgorzata Chodakowska creates beautiful fountain sculptures out of bronze where the water plays an essential part in the whole structure. Erupting from the statues in unlikely places, water creates a motion that gives Chodakowska’s sculptures ...

Kinetic Steampunk-Inspired Sculptures

Artist Chris Cole has spent his life exploring the relationship between two disparate worlds: machines and nature. To marry his two obsessions, Cole sculpts creatures with salvaged metal parts. Fish, birds, and reptiles have their defining features cut and formed in...

A Kinetic Sculpture Mimics a Walking Person

With spindly legs that look like an upturned spider, this experimental kinetic artwork by Random International relies on the viewer to watch from just the right perspective to reveal a hidden secret. Each of the 15 ‘arms’ is tipped with white LEDs that c...

Elegant Papier-Mâché Lamp Sculptures

For nearly 10 years, Sophie Mouton-Perrat and Frédéric Guibrunet have combined soft lighting with delicate paper craft to create ethereal sculptures. Working under the name Papier à êtres, the duo uses the papier mâché techniq...

Miniature Tree Houses for Houseplants

Artist Jedediah Corwyn Voltz constructs miniature tree houses nestled in and around potted plants and bonsai. The tiny buildings, which range from stylish lofts to minimalist studios, have similar features to their full-sized counterparts, and Voltz has outfitted th...

Olympic Athletes Crafted From Layers of Paper

Barcelona-based paper artist Raya Sader Bujana designed these fantastic serial plane paper figures in collaboration with photographer Garcia Mendez for an Olympic themed stock photography shoot. Each figure is cut from up to 150 pieces of paper joined by hundreds of...

Fairytale Book Covers By Latvian Artist Aniko Kolesnikova

Elaborate book covers have been Aniko Kolesnikova’s passion since 2009. The Latvian designer-artist, working under the name Mandarin Duck, specializes in creating dragon-, animal-, bird-, fantasy-, and nature-inspired polymer journals. She occasionally takes c...

Delicate Floral Arrangements Are Actually Realistic Porcelain Sculptures

Vladimir Kanevsky used to be an architect in USSR. But when he was in his late thirties, he moved to New York where his skills were no longer demanded. With no connections and no experience, he had to enter upon a job that could bring him money. So Vladimir started m...

Upholstery Animal Head Wall Mounts

These are some of the upholstered faux taxidermy animal mounts created by artist Kelly Rene Jelinek of Etsy shop LittleStagStudio. Prices range from $800 – $3,500 depending on the animal chosen and materials used. “I can also easily customize the fabric ...

Russian Artist Creates Stunningly Realistic Dolls

Sometimes, a craftsman is too good, like when he makes dolls so realistic it’s creepy. Michael Zajkov is one such man. The faces of his art dolls are so realistic, it’s disturbing to see him hold their heads in his hands. When you watch his work in motio...

Metallic Strip Animal Sculptures by Sung Hoon Kang

Artist Sung Hoon Kang‘s stunning animal sculptures embody the movement, speed, and chaotic energy of the wind. Though static structures, each of his pieces seem to come alive as metal strips are transformed into muscles and motion that flow in the wind. Kang&#...

Artist Turns Scrap Metal Into Animals

Today we want to show you really amazing sculptures made from metal by JK Brown. “I live in rural West Wales. This peaceful part of the country is known for being a precious habitat for its native wildlife, which is of constant inspiration to me. For as long a...

Star Wars Characters Reimagined As Ancient Greek Statues

French artist Travis Durden has imagined a mashup of Star Wars characters and ancient Greek statuary. Based on forms he found in Paris’ Louvre museum, Durden has digitally sculpted a series of five figures, each bearing the armor or facial likeness of a one of...

Blank William New Order Black

Today we want to show you this cracking series of artwork from Blank William called New Order Black which utilises the helmet of one of the most iconic Star Wars characters, the Stormtrooper. New York based designer, Blank William, clearly has a love of Star Wars as ...

Colorful Quilled Paper Art by Sena Runa

Istanbul-based artist Sena Runa first explored the craft of paper quilling three years ago while looking for a hobby to fill her spare time. Runa quickly discovered a talent for color and composition when working with paper and it wasn’t long before she began ...

New Sculptures from Layered Glass by Ben Young

We’ve already shown you some stunning glass sculptures by artist Ben Young – you can find them in Beautiful Glass Sculptures by Ben Young. And today we want to show you some of his latest sculptural works made from layers of cut laminate window panes. Th...

French Artist Monsieur Plant Combines Sneakers With Nature

Today we want to show you something really interesting! French artist Christophe Guinet or more commonly known as Monsieur Plant, has created “Just Grow It”, a collection of sneakers that have been adorned with nature. Take a look! ...

Figurative Wooden Sculptures by Stefanie Rocknak

It may be hard to believe, but these stunning sculptures were carved from a single piece of wood. Artist Stefanie Rocknak is behind these fascinating figurative works. These pieces are slightly larger than lifesize, torsos and heads twisted into intense expressions ...

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