In 2011, Swiss artist Urs Fischer set the art world on fire—literally—with his melting wax figures installation at the Venice Biennale. Now, his melting sculptures are on view once more—this time at the Bourse de Commerce. This new Parisian museum is the latest venture by the Pinault Collection, which handles the art collection of French businessman François Pinault.
Australian artist and industrial designer Joel Adler centers his work around the experience of the viewer.
Mexico joins the long list of countries gripped in a post-colonial reckoning with problematic historical figures as its capital city...
For those that don’t know the Xenomorph, it’s a villainous extraterrestrial species that appears in the Alien film franchise. The gruesome species also reappeared in James Cameron’s 1986 Aliens film, and is still one of the most iconic sci-fi monsters of all time. To commemorate the 30th anniversary of the movie, California-based designer toy studio Sideshow Collectibles created an “Alien King” maquette.
Although Japan has many symbols of luck and good fortune, the Daruma doll is undoubtedly a favorite.
For thousands of years, sculptors have challenged themselves to render the human form.
Canadian artist Jynae Bergeron (aka Art & Airplanes) uses her creative practice to connect with the environment. She creates striking wall art inspired by animals and mountainous landscapes using woodworking and wood-burning techniques. Her love for this sculptural medium comes from her family, who has a tradition of woodworking. “As a teenager, I was gifted my grandfather’s old woodburning tool and eventually I began teaching myself the skill of pyrography (wood-burning)
Pablo Picasso once said that “sculpture is the art of the intelligence.
The Millennium Falcon has inspired many Star Wars fans to recreate the iconic spaceship in their own medium, from a...
Sculptor Jason deCaires Taylor is well-known for his incredible underwater museums and exhibits. His latest project, the Museum of Underwater Sculpture Ayia Napa (MUSAN), is the first underwater museum in the Mediterranean. MUSAN is described as an underwater forest full of beautiful life that tells a story about its home. Located 200 meters off the coast of Aiya Napa, MUSAN is bound to provide a boost to the area’s tourism.
The beauty of written language is often captured within the pages of a book, though few people would consider a...
Many of us have a junk drawer at home, full of old keys, cutlery, tools, and safety pins.