Home » ART PICS » Currently Reading:

Flexible paper sculptures made up of thousands of layers by Li Hongbo

February 10, 2013 ART PICS No Comments

li hongbo03 Flexible paper sculptures made up of thousands of layers by Li Hongbo
li hongbo04 Flexible paper sculptures made up of thousands of layers by Li Hongbo
li hongbo05 Flexible paper sculptures made up of thousands of layers by Li Hongbo
Skull’, 2012 paper, glue, edition of 1 dimensions compounded 24 x 16 x 18 cm image still courtesy Dominik Mersch gallery

These highly detailed sculptural works by Chinese artist Li Hongbo appear to be made from ceramic at first glance, however, the works are actually created from thousands of layers of soft paper. Hongbo creates concertina like structures, that when settled, form the contours of an object – be it a skull, tree or person. These objects can be pulled and flexed to reveal the meticulous folding technique
used to create the work. via: designboom

www.dominikmerschgallery.com/Artist

PinExt Flexible paper sculptures made up of thousands of layers by Li Hongbo

FAD NEWS

ART NEWS: Renowned Artist Olafur Eliasson Launches Online Artwork which doubles as Archive

September 1, 2014

ART NEWS: Renowned Artist Olafur Eliasson Launches Online Artwork which doubles as Archive

Renowned artist Olafur Eliasson has relaunched his homepage, along with an innovative new web-based artwork entitled Your uncertain archive.

ART NEWS: Sam Taylor-Johnson’s home raided over ART Project !

September 1, 2014

ART NEWS: Sam Taylor-Johnson’s home raided over ART Project !

Police raided the home of artist and Fifty Shades Of Grey director Sam Taylor-Johnson when a passer-by spotted a machine gun on a desk inside the house.

ART NEWS: Read a great interview with Gilbert & George

August 31, 2014

ART NEWS: Read a great interview with Gilbert & George

Artists Gilbert and George where interviewed in the Wall Street Journal last week, discussing their most recent exhibition at White Cube,

ART NEWS: NEW Participatory, Interactive Art App “Somebody” from Miranda July + Miu Miu

August 31, 2014

ART NEWS: NEW Participatory, Interactive Art App “Somebody”  from Miranda July + Miu Miu

Texting is tacky. Calling is awkward. Email is old. Next time try Somebody — an app created by Miranda July with support from Miu Miu.

WATCH : As artist Dustin Yellin re-imagines Vogue.com’s Logo.

August 27, 2014

WATCH : As artist Dustin Yellin re-imagines Vogue.com’s Logo.

For today’s relaunch of Vogue.com, Vogue have reached out to some of their favourite artists asking them to re-imagine their logo.

ART NEWS: @BlueandJoy create art installation @Fendi Store

August 27, 2014

ART NEWS: @BlueandJoy create art installation @Fendi Store

Italian fashion house Fendi is launching a paper plane-themed window display in its stores worldwide.

ART NEWS: Banksy’s Mobile Lovers has been sold for £403,000

August 27, 2014

ART NEWS: Banksy’s Mobile Lovers has been sold for £403,000

Banksy’s Mobile Lovers has been sold to a private collector. All the proceeds will go to benefit Broad Plain Working With Young People.

FAD DAILY

FAD DAILY

To receive daily news on Art Openings, Art Opportunities, Competitions and much more just give us your email below - Its that EASY

ADVERTISING