Sculpture by the Sea gets the Ball rolling

The promise of inclement weather will do little to dampen the spirits of an anticipated half a million viewers expected to visit the annual <i>Sculpture</i> …

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Five Stunning Works to Ogle at This Year's Sculpture by the Sea

Here's what to look out for when wandering through the outdoor exhibition's 21st iteration.<p>Here's what to look out for when wandering through the …


sculpture by the sea: world’s largest open-air exhibition at bondi beach

sculpture by the sea opens today and is the largest free to the public sculpture exhibition in the world.The post sculpture by the sea: world’s …


The World’s Biggest Selfie Machine Looks Like A Blast

You’re so vain, I bet you think this sculpture is about you.<p>“I feel like a statue. I’ve always wanted to be…memorialized,” she says, seeing her 14-foot face glowing in front of her for the first time. And while maybe I’m misreading her tone, it doesn’t sound like sarcasm at all. No, it sounds like …

Sculpture by the Sea 2017: Huge outdoor exhibition on Sydney's Bondi and Tamarama beaches [Photos]

The annual Sculpture by the Sea exhibition in Sydney features dozens of sculptures on Bondi and Tamarama beaches and along the coastal path between …


New sculpture overlooking Route 95 in Providence honors city's working past

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- If you happen to be driving through Interstate 95 in Providence in the coming days, look up.<p>The Foundry Clock Man, a towering …


Too rude for Paris? 'Copulating' sculpture causes stir in French capital

Dutch artist says it is not sexual, but Louvre decided giant sculpture of human appearing to copulate with an animal was too rude to be displayed<p>From a vandalised butt-plug to a desecrated “queen’s vagina”, Paris has often been at the centre of rows over whether some public art is supposedly too …


So Sydney: Hugging it out at Sculpture by the Sea - 9News

Orb by artist David Ball from Mittagong, NSW, has won the 2017 Sculpture by the Sea exhibition, at Bondi in Sydney. The exhibition opened today on …

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James Dive and Sculpture By The Sea catch us hook, line and sinker

Before you salivate over this hamburger at Sculpture by the Sea, check out the enormous fishing hook attached to the bottom of the bun.


Veterinarian Carves Ordinary Pumpkin into a Lifelike “Dog O’ Lantern”

With Halloween just around the corner, talented artists and crafters are again showing us that pumpkin carving is an art all its own. Many achieve incredible detail and transform these tough orange exteriors into unconventional sculptures—it's nothing short of impressive. Veterinarian Andy Manoloff …


Louvre says ‘non’ to Dutch sex sculpture

A Dutch artist’s controversial sculpture has been branded too obscene by the Louvre, the world’s most popular museum.<p>The Domestikator, by Joep van Lieshout, was meant to be part of a contemporary art fair but the Louvre said not in our back yard please.<p>The 12-metre high geometric piece shows a red …


Amazing Hand Cut Paper Animals by Pippa Dyrlaga

Based in Yorkshire, England, Pippa Dyrlaga is an amazing artist that uses traditional papercutting techniques to create contemporary artworks.Most of …


Gamers Continue To Create Incredibly Impressive Sculptures In Minecraft

<i>Minecraft</i> is still driving the kiddies wild, and it must be set to overtake <i>Pac-Man</i> and <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> as the video game gateway drug that has …


Creator of "the Bean" visits sculpture, takes selfie

Anish Kapoor, creator of the Chicago landmark known as "the Bean," visited his sculpture on Tuesday for the first time since its dedication in 2006.


Kernel Panic: New Binary Ceramics Punctuated with Typewriter Keys by Laura C. Hewitt | Colossal

<p>From her small studio in rural Alaska, artist Laura C. Hewitt fuses the technological with the handmade, producing cyberpunk dishware and cyborg …

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Controversial sculpture rejected by Louvre museum

The "Domestikator" sculpture was originally meant to stand in the Tuileries Gardens as part of the International Contemporary Art Fair, but the museum pulled out fearing it wouldn't be well-received by the public.


Cloud Gate creator Anish Kapoor returns to Chicago

Cloud Gate creator Anish Kapoor returned to Chicago on Tuesday and laid eyes on his iconic sculpture for the first time since its installment over a …


First Look: Sculpture by the Sea Starts Tomorrow

James Dive was quietly fishing one afternoon when he began pondering life as a fish. More specifically, what would happen if the tables were turned, …


Amid turbulent politics, Anish Kapoor returns to Cloud Gate to celebrate the Year of Public Art

When sculptor Anish Kapoor first embarked on creating his first piece of public art in the United States, he didn’t expect it to become iconic.<p>“Of course I didn’t see Cloud Gate becoming this hugely popular thing,” Kapoor laughs. “At first I thought, ‘Oh, no. What have I done?’ The whole situation …


Sculptor Jean Arp gets major show in UK after 55-year hiatus

The work and vision of the French-German artist Jean Arp is being brought to the fore in a new survey show that opened last week at the Turner …


Eleven Madison Park's Discreet New Monumental Art Piece: Artist Daniel Turner's 16-foot-long site-specific "step" sculpture

Before anyone can approach the stunning Rita Ackermann chalkboard painting, or steal away to the Sol LeWitt in an upstairs dining room, guests to Eleven Madison Park quite literally step on an exceptional monument. Some 1,000 pounds and 16 feet long, artist Daniel Turner's site-specific sculpture …


‘Minecraft’ sculpture shows games can be spaces for creating art

A recent "Minecraft" sculpture contest showcased an intricate creation, which also held a profound interpretation. Called "The Perfect Marionette", …


Modern day Sisyphus

They say great minds think alike, but I’m sure it is much better when great minds think together. Last month <b>Josh DaVid</b> shared a mesmerising lawn …


McCann family unveils sculpture for slain seniors

'It's a milestone,' says couple's son, Bret McCann, about the commemoration<p>The family of Lyle and Marie McCann unveiled a sculpture of two loons …

An Amazing Kinetic LEGO Sculpture of a Modern Day Sisyphus Mowing His Lawn For All Eternity

Taking inspiration from a LEGO lawnmower created by Josh David, artist Jason Allemann modified the design that he used for his amazing LEGO Sysyphus …


Anish Kapoor, ‘Cloud Gate’ artist: ‘I call it “The Bean,” too’

Anish Kapoor, the artist who dreamed up “Cloud Gate” — the sculpture phenomenon in Millennium Park better known as “The Bean” — hasn’t seen his …


Long-lost Rodin sculpture turns up in New Jersey town hall

In the sleepy borough of Madison, New Jersey, the trustees of a foundation have found a major lost work by the French sculptor Auguste Rodin. The …


Maine sculpture park pleases creatures of all sizes with its creatures of all sizes

CUSHING, Maine — Catherine and Evelyn LaCasse couldn’t have said it better when they let out high-pitched screams of delight as they raced over to a …


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