A giant sculpture of a hedgehog was installed in London’s Clapham Common to mark the launch of the new TV series Natural Curiosities, a documentary series by legendary wildlife presenter David Attenborough.
Sculptor Jim Victor accompanied by his wife Marie Pelton has been making amazing sculptures with butter for the past 11 years. We have seen imaginative art using unconventional materials like cardboard sculptures and sculptures created with Louis Vuitton bags but this artistic duo has mastered the artistic use of a common household product – butter.
2014 is the year of the horse. This aerial photo showing a 20-metre-tall and 30-metre-wide picture, made from pine cones, of a horse is displayed to celebrate the Year of the horse at the Hitachi Beach park in Hitachinaka city, Ibaraki prefecture, some 100-kilometres north of Tokyo.
To recognize the 50 year anniversary of peace activist and politician Nelson Mandela’s capture by the apartheid police in 1962, South African artist Marco Cianfanelli has constructed a monument with 50 steel columns.
Artist Chris Gilmour has chosen a simple but meaningful material for his work, a corrugated cardboard. According to Chris why he is attracted by cardboard is that, although it can be an expensive material, people fail to notice it and just throw it away when buying an object.