3D Sculptures by Eyal Gever

Juxtapoz // Monday, September 02, 2013
Eyel Gever's creates large-scale layered sculptures in which he uses layers hung inches apart to produce a 3D realism. With the layers providing depth and shadows, when viewed from the front, the sculpture creates an incredibly realistic looking image.

Excavated Sculptures by Shan Hur

Juxtapoz // Friday, August 30, 2013
London-based artist Shan Hur embeds his sculptures into the walls and pillars of the gallery as if they were hidden treasures excavated from the gallery. Shan allows the gallery to become part of the sculpture by making it essential to the impact of the work.

Andrea Hasler's "Burdens of Excesseries"

Juxtapoz // Friday, August 30, 2013
London-based artist Andrea Hasler reworks blobs of grotesque-looking flesh into designer bags, shoes, and accessories. The organ-resemblant sculptures 'engage with the psychological aspects of consumerism, blurring the lines between what you are and what you must have.'

Mercedes Engine Reconstructed from 53 different hand-forged Materials

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 29, 2013
This incredible sculpture of a Mercedes V12 engine is constructed from 53 different materials hand-forged from 35 master craftsmen around Morocco. Eric van Hove spent nine months dismantling an original Mercedes engine and creating reproductions of 465 parts and 660 bolts using everything from bone to wood and terra cotta. Amazing!

Book Sculptures by Brian Dettmer

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 29, 2013
Working with knives, tweezers and surgical tools, Atlanta-based artist Brian Dettmer carves one page of a book at a time, exposing each layer while cutting around ideas and images of interest. Nothing inside the books is relocated or implanted, only removed. The image and ideas that he reveals are used to expose alternate histories and memories.

Bizarre Hair & Skin Art by Patricia Piccinini

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 27, 2013
When we saw these at a glance we thought we were looking at some moleskin sketchbook illustrations. As soon as we took a closer look we realized that they were made from skin and hair! This is not the first time we have posted the work of Australian artist Patricia Piccinini. Her startlingly lifelike and equally bizarre sculptures had us feeling just as uncomfortable a few months ago. We also loved her incredible "Sky Whale" hot air balloon! 

Wooden Sculptures by Willy Verginer

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Italian woodcarver artist, Willy Verginer, creates these very realistic wooden sculptures of people, with an addition of a simplistic layer of color. Each sculpture is life-sized, entirely sculpted from wood.

Sculptures by Rebecca Stevenson

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 26, 2013
London-based artist Rebecca Stevenson sculpts wax heads bursting with floral blossoms, transforming the faces into equally beautiful and disturbing figures.

The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, August 21, 2013
When we posted Patricia Pacinini's giant "Skywhale" hot air balloon we got to thinking about possible custom balloons and wondered why someone hadn't made an "Up" balloon yet. It turns out, someone has! The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is in its 35th year and over four days more than 150 hot air baloons floated across the city.

Aki Inomata's Plastic Hermit Crab Habitats

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Inspired and influenced by the architecture of major cities, Japanese artist Aki Inomata constructs intricate plastic habitats for hermit grabs. As hermit crabs grow they require larger shells and will exchange them with other crustaceans, so the habitats resembling the skyline of new york or a tokyo house become shelter for the crabs!

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