Sculpture

BRONZE MAQUETTE FOR A SCULPTURE BY HENRY MOORE AUCTIONED

BRONZE MAQUETTE FOR A SCULPTURE BY HENRY MOORE AUCTIONED

A bronze maquette (or 3-D study) for the sculpture Draped Reclining Figure by Henry Moore (British, 1898-1986) sailed past its high estimate figure of $150,000 to finish at $195,500 in Cottone Auctions’ annual Fine Arts & Antiques Auction, held March 25th online and at Cottone’s gallery in Geneseo. It was the top lot in a […]

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Nick Dong: On Models of Contemplation

Nick Dong: On Models of Contemplation

Nick Dong ‘s On Models of Contemplation includes three new dynamic sculptures that will create an experiential environment in the Off Center Gallery. Considering the Big Bang theory and the creation of the universe as a point of departure, Dong is inspired by the moment after the violent explosion: the ethereal event where there is […]

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Sacred Architecture and Stone Figures of Ancient Guerrero at Throckmorton Fine Art

Sacred Architecture and Stone Figures of Ancient Guerrero at Throckmorton Fine Art

NEW YORK – Throckmorton Fine Art (www.throckmorton-nyc.com) in New York will present a special show of Sacred Architecture and Stone Figures of Ancient Guerrero, “Portals of Transformation II,” at its New York gallery from April 28 – June 11, 2016. According to Spencer Throckmorton, “Our Spring show features sixty stone figures and models of sacred […]

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THROCKMORTON FINE ART presents Early Chinese Buddhist Sculpture  from the Northern Dynasties

THROCKMORTON FINE ART presents Early Chinese Buddhist Sculpture from the Northern Dynasties

NEW YORK – Sculpture from China’s Northern Dynasties dating from 386 to 577 A.D. will be the subject of the Asian art show at Throckmorton Fine Art (www.throckmorton-nyc.com) from March 3 to April 23 at its New York gallery at 145 East 57th Street. According to gallery founder Spencer Throckmorton, “The focus of our 2016 […]

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LEGO® art opens at Cincinnati Museum Center

LEGO® art opens at Cincinnati Museum Center

CINCINNATI – After months of anticipation and excitement, the largest display of LEGO® art is finally open at Cincinnati Museum Center. The Art of the Brick is open through May 1, 2016. Designed to stir the imagination and inspire creativity, The Art of the Brick is the world’s largest and most elaborate display of LEGO […]

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Dayton Ohio Artist to Unveil Sculpture in Local/International Arena

Dayton Ohio Artist to Unveil Sculpture in Local/International Arena

Dayton-Area Sculptor Virginia Krause Hess is to unveil her most-recent public display sculpture at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, an International tourist attraction, on Monday, July 21 at 10 AM. The sculpture, a bronze bust of Charles E. Taylor, the Wright brother’s mechanic and creator of the unique engine which enabled Orville […]

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Cheli Sanabria. Meditative Wood Sculptures of Cheli Sanabria

Cheli Sanabria. Meditative Wood Sculptures of Cheli Sanabria

The minimal and elegant wood sculptures of Cheli Sanabria are almost Zen-like in their simplicity, so it should come as no surprise to learn that Sanabria sees his creative process as a meditative and spiritual journey. Each piece is a contemplation of the life of St. Joseph the Carpenter and Sanabria’s inner pilgrimage to “clean […]

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Jesse Ensling. Letting Nature Reveal Itself

Jesse Ensling. Letting Nature Reveal Itself

“I love carving a stone and letting it tell me where it wants to go,” Jesse Ensling says of his sculptures. “It is a process that speaks to me and connects me to a past when carving stone was just beginning.” A painter as well as a sculptor, Ensling captures nature in many forms in […]

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8th Shenzhen Sculpture Biennale

OCT Contemporary Art Terminal (OCAT) Shenzhen announce the artists who will participate in the 8th Shenzhen Sculpture Biennale, open May 16–August 31, 2014. The works selected for the Biennale elicit subtle levels of involvement, whether by inviting action, reflection, critique or contemplation, based on the free judgment of the viewer. The selected artworks use references […]

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Guggenheim Bilbao opens Ernesto Neto: The Body that Carries Me

Guggenheim Bilbao opens Ernesto Neto: The Body that Carries Me

Guggenheim Bilbao presents Ernesto Neto: The Body that Carries Me on view February 14–May 18, 2014, a unique retrospective dedicated to the work of Ernesto Neto (b. 1964, Rio de Janeiro), one of Brazil’s most outstanding artists who is internationally renowned for his organic sculptures, which often take on colossal dimensions, such as the enormous […]

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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Acquires Jeff Koons Sculpture

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Acquires Jeff Koons Sculpture

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has acquired Hanging Heart (Gold/Magenta), a monumental sculpture by internationally recognized artist Jeff Koons, which was installed in the museum this week, just in time for Valentine’s Day. The bright gold heart, which measures some 9 1/2 feet wide, surmounted by an enormous magenta stainless steel “ribbon,” in now […]

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Swiss Sculpture Exhibition Biel-Bienne Le Mouvement: Performing the City

The 12th edition of the Swiss Sculpture Exhibition continues the innovative spirit of the format by offering the most radical edition yet. True to its provocative legacy of sixty years, the three-folded exhibition Le Mouvement challenges the very definition of public art by creating no sculpture at all. The exhibition is dedicated to performance in […]

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