Watching these TVs, don’t expect the scene to change, ever. The view in these old Television sets are intricate sculptures crafted by Chinese artist Zhang Xiangxi. Quite a few times, there is a Television inside the television sculpture, which makes us want to think that the little television in turn should also host a sculpture [...]
Artist Tom Eckert carves and colors sculptures out of wood with such perfection that they might easily pass off as “real” objects rather than sculptures of said objects. Tom prefers the use of basswood, linden and limewood to carve out these stunningly realistic sculptures that are then given a coat of waterborne lacquer using both [...]
Apparently a fan of Nike Air Max, designer Joost Goudriaan created the shoes out of delicious, delicious chocolate. Details on the chocolate sneakers are impressive; you can even see the thread and sewing that would go with the shoes. Goudriaan has made two variants of the shoes, one from milk chocolate and the other from [...]
German sculptor Martin Bässler carved this Merman figure from a sperm whale tooth. That’s quite a suitable choice for materials. Via Propnomicon, BoingBoing
Rocking chairs are sturdy, relaxing, and capable of making you shit your pants once you realize you’ve been sitting on the laps of a huge, unnaturally strong skeleton. Imagine if the jaws of the skull moved while rocking the chair; infinitely more creepiness added! Moving to the important, relevant stuff, the chair happens to be [...]
Artist Jason Freeny has an ongoing series that features popular characters with a slight twist. These characters maintain their usual appearance on one side, while the other (usually the left) side has been torn apart to show glimpses of the anatomy of these characters. We never imagined the Marshmallow Man would have bones and such [...]
Colombian artist Federico Uribe uses electric and A/V cables to create sculptures that quite qualify as paintings. He makes use of cords of different color to attain the desired shape, shade and texture on the picture, to ultimately create a very intricate image for the set he calls Contectado.
Looking quite realistic and super gross, this set is sculptor Jessica Harrison‘s representation of furniture made with fake human skin upholstery.
UK based company Quernus Crafts makes these adorable little sculptures of mice as various popular characters or just cute mice sculptures. It’s quite a set, and oh, so cute.
Tree spirits have quite a history to rely on, and the work of sculptor Keith Jennings gives them a face suitable for the legend. Jennings began his project way back in 1982 with a tree in his backyard. Soon, commissions for the Tree Spirits came his way and he showed his sculpting skills on trees [...]
Masterful Lego sculptor Nathan Sawaya joined forces with photographer Dean West to create this photo series In Pieces. The result is this set of photographs that are a visual treat to the eyes and also include a Lego Sculpture which although a prominent part of the setup, isn’t as quickly recognizable. We’ll go on to [...]
Being very Batman-like, Illinois State University student Anthony LaGiglia carved this Batman sculpture out of a mound of snow using only a plastic knife from the dining area. It does help that the student is an art major, who decided to spend hours in the chilling cold just so the University could have a vigilante [...]
It’s not everyday that one gets to admire the beauty of these tiny killing machines called viruses. They’re scary by every definition of the word, and lets face it, not all too enticing. That doesn’t quite change the fact that they can be quite mesmerizing. Artist Luke Jerram sculpted deadly viruses like HIV, SARS, E. [...]
French artist Mark Sparfel finds old, discarded furniture that is well beyond its prime, and gives it all a brand new purpose in these artistic animal sculptures. The work is executed in an excellent manner, it does not seem that these elements have been repurposed; rather, the elements merge so well they might as well [...]
Chicago-based jeweler Justin Gershenson-Gates took a break from jewelry designing to create magnificent insect sculptures that bask in the anatomy of watch parts with a touching of light bulbs for effect. Justin started the set as a break from his usual work, and soon became interested enough to create more of these arthropods and insects. [...]