11.10.2012

Cool Art | Wood & Paper

Guess who's inspired... me! I strongly admire artists who can take a commonly used artistic element and create something clever and unique from it. Like these two sculptors: Dan Webb and Anna-Wili Highfield, who use paper and wood to sculpt magical things.

Dan Webb, a Seattle based artist, makes a rigid and unforgiving material look delicate with intricate detail:



 
 
And former opera set designer Anna-Wili Highfield creates the loveliest animals from what looks like torn paper pieces sewn together. Beautiful :
 



Her works have a fragile quality to them, as if the slightest breeze would dissolve the sculpture.



Seahorse 

 
I'd love one of these paper pieces for my home!
 
 
 
 
Images from SOURCE and SOURCE
 

3 comments:

  1. mama hill11/10/2012

    I love these art pieces....really inspirational. THANKS for finding them and sharing

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