Wednesday, January 25, 2012

David Altmejd

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David Altmejd

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a detail of one of his figures

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moss corset

this is a better image of it as well.

soft empire

I this is a better image of it.

soft empire

still working on it, needs detailing.  

soft empire

Corsets are objects of structure. This one has softness while also hopefully carrying a feeling of indestructibility.

detail of moss corset

it needs the details of fastening...

moss corset

This is almost done. I have a few details to make. Corsets are vessels. I want this buxom, hefty object to channel light, almost there.

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

bull's final act-coming out of chaos

A timely piece given the state of our economy.
 Mischievous but ultimately benevolent, one just has to get to know this magnificent creature.
Firstly,  the bull is both male and female. Secondly it is both grounded and worldly. Thirdly as a species made from the universe's natural heavens it knows how to play the game where everyone wins.