All photos © Nash Baker.
I felt like crying tears of joy when I saw this. Finally— an inanimate object that truly speaks to me. It’s me, as a statue. Iridescence at its finest. Look at the facets, the colors, the beauty.
This makes me think of fat mermaids. So pretty.
These have always bothered me, in some obvious ways and some not-so-obvious ways. I’ve been reluctant to post them until now. I’m not sure why.
Berlinde de Bruyckere - We are All Flesh (2004-12)
“An unsettling, reconfigured concept of the body, helpless and contorted, takes center stage in Bruyckere’s faceless sculptures. Abject deformation is turned into beauty as if the artist were trying to wrest a shape from abstract form.”
I’ve seen a couple of these in person and they’re 10 times creepier up close.
first session on this cool rat skull/botanical filler piece. thanks so much jodi! it was awesome to meet you.
26.05.13 - Hiking from Stephanopel via Kriegerbrand to Garbeck.
Labyrinth. One of my favorite films of all time.
Trafficanti d’Arte, Milan (Italy)
are you kidding?