Tag Archives: sculptures

  • ‘Moonshot VS.004’: A $2500 Porcelain Basketball

    ‘Moonshot VS.004’: A $2500 Porcelain Basketball

    I’m pretty sure my old grandad used to say “that’s about as useful as a porcelain basketball” when he saw something that he deemed pointless and/or useless. But sculptor Victor Solomon and ceramicist Brock Deboer have teamed up to make a real porcelain basketball, a limited edition piece called Moonshot VS.004. There are only three Moonshot VS.004 sculptures in […]

  • ‘Mass’: A Hundred Giant Human Skull Skull-ptures by Ron Mueck

    ‘Mass’: A Hundred Giant Human Skull Skull-ptures by Ron Mueck

    Skulls? Did someone say skulls? Then someone must have recently visited the National Gallery of Victoria, where artist Ron Mueck’s installation Mass is currently on display. The piece is made up of 100 hundred giant human skull facsimiles scattered across a gallery space as seen in the photo above. What does it all mean? According […]

  • IIKONE Brewer: The Most Nightmarish Coffee Maker Available Soon

    IIKONE Brewer: The Most Nightmarish Coffee Maker Available Soon

    If your dream is to start your day every morning with a cup of coffee from something out of a Guillermo del Toro movie, there’s now a coffee maker for you. It’s the IIKONE Brewer, a creepy spider-like contraption that’s as much of an art piece and conversation starter as it is a coffee machine. […]

  • Nike Air Max 1 Concrete Sculpture

    Nike Air Max 1 Concrete Sculpture

    As you doubtlessly already know if you’re at all interested in sneakers, today is Air Max Day, Nike’s huge celebration of the iconic Air Max 1 sneaker. Getting in on the fun is sneaker customizer Dominic Goldman, who’s changing gears and getting into sculpture for the first time with a concrete sculpture of the Nike Air […]

  • Salavat Fidai Makes Sculptures From Pencil Lead (Photos)

    Salavat Fidai Makes Sculptures From Pencil Lead (Photos)

    You might remember being a kid, sitting in a classroom and being very, very bored. You probably even played with a pencil or two in your time, but it’s pretty much guaranteed that you didn’t come close to artist Salavat Fidai in the “playing with pencils” arena. That’s because Salavat Fidai’s specialty is tiny sculptures made […]

  • Bronze Air Jordan Sculptures by Matthew Sena (Photos)

    Bronze Air Jordan Sculptures by Matthew Sena (Photos)

    We’re all familiar with the parenthood tradition of bronzing your firstborn’s shoes once he or she gets too big to wear them. But artist Matthew Sena has taken a different approach to bronze footwear, creating life-size bronze Air Jordan sculptures that look almost like the real thing – only bronze. Matthew Sena’s bronze Air Jordan […]