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Relief (no.1) – Reading the good News.

Monday, March 23rd, 2009 | No Comments »

Here is a great one from Frank Plant, a Barcelona based American sculptor.: “Sculpture series of people reading the newspaper from the day Obama won the election”More information inside…

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Inspected, Dissected, Suspected

Monday, March 9th, 2009 | No Comments »

Here is an interesting sculpture from J. Kessler: “This welded steel and canvas sculpture features a magnifying lens–the image of Obama is “dissected” into a number of pieces. The sculpture was created during the campaign when Barack was inspected and suspected at every turn.”

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Ninja or Jedi

Sunday, January 25th, 2009 | No Comments »

Which do you prefer? Thanks to all the readers who pointed out the article on BoingBoing: ” … he’s wielding a pair of gleaming katana blades. Check out the full photo set on the (Japanese language) Gamu Toys site. The doll is a 1/6 scale (roughly 12″) figure produced by the Hong Kong based DID Corporation.”

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50,000 Crayons

Monday, December 22nd, 2008 | 2 Comments »

Tonia Trotter, the director of the Rymer Gallery writes in about some great work currently on display in her gallery: “Hello, I will attach an image one of our artists, Herb Williams, created from over fifty thousand crayons”

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Hope gives you wings

Saturday, December 13th, 2008 | No Comments »

The field painters sent in a new piece: “Wings of Hope” Jim Lennox, Shickshinny, PA Painted Steel and Wood Mechanical Obama Hope Sculpture. It combines the classic Shepard Fairey’s campaign poster with a hand-built mechanics to make the wings actually flap.

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Nexus

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008 | No Comments »

And… speaking of Michael Murphy, here is yet another increadable work of art by the artist. Called ‘Nexus’ , it consists of nine prints on transparency paper which are held togther by copper, steel and magnets. Measures¬† 7′ X 28″‘ X 28″. More angles inside.

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Nailed It

Monday, November 24th, 2008 | 17 Comments »

This is from Michael Murphy, who’s incredible sculptures we have seen before: “Barack Obama 2008 Wood, Paint, Steel & Light.” This distinct¬† portrait is created by the shadow cast by 6,400 nails that have been hammered into the surface. Come inside to see it from other angles.

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