Carving a Head out of Wax: Facial Features : Wax Sculpture Scraping Techniques

Okay, so far we have been doing a lot of chipping away and chopping, cutting deep and then slicing sections away. When we now are at this stage, the feature shaping stage, a different technique is often used and it’s just a scraping. And what I like to do is I just like to drag […]

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Max Klinger’s “Galatea” Sculpture | MetCollects

♪ Music Plays ♪ Curator Denise Allen: Max Klinger believed in the concept of a total work of art; that painting, drawing, and sculpture should always work together. The Galatea was Klinger’s first sculpture in silver and is meant to preside in a picture gallery. In 1906 it was extraordinarily unusual for its time. Here […]

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Ice Sculpture That’s Mesmerizing from Start to Finish | Mashable Docs

You know, I think there’s a personal level where working with a material that’s ephemeral really allows us to focus on the process. For every artist, we’re also focusing on just letting it go, moving on, to learn something from that process. In a way that kind of puts us in a really liberating attitude. […]

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Sand art performance “New Kobe” | SILT-clarte- | TEDxKobe

Translator: Masako Kigami Reviewer: Abram Leon “Silt” is made up of fine particles, crushed even smaller than sand. Similarly, each human being is a very small presence in nature. I had this in mind when I chose SILT as our group’s name. However, humans can form a great presence by coming together in communities. Sand […]

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