Sculpture

Sculpture

Untitled & Unbridled: Tara Donovan’s Installations

Styrofoam cups, pencils, rubber bands and straws are not the kinds of materials usually associated with art installations, yet these mundane,...

Nadine Waldmann 22 December 2018

Sculpture

Both/And: The Art of Glenys Barton

There are many social, political, scientific and economic models that are embracing the idea of ‘both/and’ philosophy. It is my contention that...

Candy Bedworth 19 December 2018

Sculpture

Eerie, Haunting and Below the Sea: DeCaires Taylor’s Underwater Museums

In 2006, British artist Jason deCaires Taylor installed the first undersea sculpture park in the Caribbean. Since that time he created several other...

Nadine Waldmann 6 November 2018

Sculpture

Laocoön: The Work of a Lifetime

The subject The statue "Laocoon and his sons", attributed to Greek sculptors Agesander, Athenodorus and Polydorus, has fascinated Frederick Schiller...

Jean-Marc Rakotolahy 27 August 2018

Sculpture

Sculpture Of The Week: Berlin’s Molecule Man

Jonathan Borofsky's monumental aluminum sculpture, Molecule Man, towers the Berlin skyline at 30 meters (100 feet). Standing in a region once divided...

Nadine Waldmann 26 August 2018

Ancient Rome

Bronzed, Beaten And Bleeding: The Boxer At Rest

Coming face-to-face with a piece of art you've loved for years is a thrilling, exciting and often times overwhelming experience. Such was the case...

Nadine Waldmann 4 August 2018

Sculpture

A Story About How Louise Nevelson Constructed Her Sculptures And Her Past

Nevelson (1899 – 1988) is recognized as one of America’s most innovative sculptors. Her most famous outsized sculptures were made of cast-off...

Magda Michalska 3 August 2018

Sculpture

Not All There – The Enigmatic Sculptures Of Bruno Catalano

Commemorating Marseille’s status as the European Capital of Culture in 2013, Bruno Catalano created 10 life-size, bronze sculptures to be displayed...

Nadine Waldmann 20 July 2018

Sculpture

Picasso Sighting in New York City—He’s Mowing his Lawn

I looked across the street and saw Pablo Picasso mowing his lawn. He was ten feet tall. He was inside a fence, which was unusual, and the expression...

Howard Schwartz 7 June 2018

Sculpture

The Spirit of Ecstasy – A Story of Goddesses and Secret Affairs

The story of the Spirit of Ecstasy is one to be pulled from the gossip columns of London high society. It involves rich and aristocratic benefactors,...

Candy Bedworth 21 April 2018

Women Artists

California, Venice, Wire, And Glass = Claire Falkenstein Sculptures

As NMWA's began an Instagram challenge to name #5WomenArtists as part of their social media campaign marking #WomensHistoryMonth, we want to help...

Magda Michalska 7 March 2018

Prehistoric Art

The Real Story of the Goddess Gifs

People are going crazy over these goddess gifs – 24 ancient female statues shaking what their mothers gave them. Artist Nina Paley created the...

Alexandra Kiely 27 January 2018