Chinese born, American painter and sculptor Yang Yang was born 1953. He creates figurative paintings and sculptures of unconventional forms. Here are some samples of his work.
DIKE BLAIR: SCULPTURES AND PAINTINGS AT GAGOSIAN GALLERY The relationship between my paintings and sculpture (or other installation-type work) has intrigued me for a couple decades. The paintings are fairly traditional and almost always personal while the sculptures are more formal, or engage less traditional forms. One thing that seems to have remained constant in all my work [...]
A Takashi Murakami exhibition is currently on show at Chateau Versailles now through December 12, 2010, with many pieces presented for the first time in public. Tongari-kun, (Mr. Pointy in English), is the first work in the course of the exhibition, set in the Salon d’Hercule. It is based on religious iconography combines Mayan culture and [...]
An exhibition of works by renowned sculptor and glass artist Dale Chihuly are currently on show at Marlborough Gallery Chelsea, titled Chihuly 2010, his first gallery exhibit in New York since 2006, which runs through October 16, 2010. Chelsea Persians, 2010 – site-specific installation, 100+ glass elements on stainless steel armatures Chihuly created a spectacular [...]
The works of ceramist Nancy Kubale are anything but traditional. A slight hint of the unusual, a dose of playful and sprinkle of a distant cousin of Tim Burton permeates her ceramic sculptures. The artists says “My sculpture addresses our pursuit of Truth (trying to figure out what and how things really are) and the [...]
RODNEY GLICK’S EVERYONE AT RYAN RENSHAW GALLERY For the past 24 months Glick International has been working on a project titled ‘Everyone’ and the resulting artwork is a series of digital prints, carved wooden and gilded bronzed sculptures highlighting people as ‘Gods’. They are portraits of adults and children in everyday western clothes adopting poses [...]
Federico Uribe uses unique materials to create his unusual people and torso sculptures…such as pencils, safety pins, books and pennies to name a few. He also creates brilliant installations from these types of materials. Check out his awe-inspiring pieces.