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Invasion of ants in Colombia

Posted on 14 March 2010 by admin

Art project by Rafael Gomez Barros

Are you afraid of ants? Hardly, it’s harmless, even beneficial insects. But what would you say when you look at the building of the National Congress of Colombia, the entire facade is covered with huge ants? A little scary, right?  Yet fear is not worth it, because the project “Seized Home” – only the original symbiosis of nature and art, created by the artist Rafael Gomez Barros (Rafael Gómez Barros) to draw attention to the problems of forced migration in Colombia.

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Inner City Snail

Posted on 11 March 2010 by admin

Project” Inner City Snail “, the essence of which was a decoration of shells of snails, which I found in London – says Slinkachu. –  After the ornaments I returned all the snails on their seats, giving them the opportunity to go about their business in the city.  In implementing the author’s highly unusual venture has suffered none of the snail – in this Slinkachu assures all defenders of wildlife on their site

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Swimming Pool

Posted on 27 February 2010 by admin

The idea for “Swimming Pool” by Leandro Erlich was first conceived in 1998 while the artist was in residence in Houston as part of the Core program. Since then, it was featured at the Venice Biennale and has found a home as part of the permanent collection at the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art in Kanazawa, Japan.

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The Farm-Unusual Sculptures

Posted on 18 February 2010 by admin

In New Zealand, lives a man named Alan Gibbs, he owns a plot area — “The Farm”. A thousand acres and the name of this place – “The Farm”. In his “farm” Alan, you can create unusual in its shape and size of the sculpture.

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Installations of salt Motoi Yamamoto

Posted on 05 February 2010 by admin

Salt Art- Japanese artist Motoi Yamamoto sculpts with salt. Salt seems to possess a close relation with human life beyond time and space.

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Another place

Posted on 03 February 2010 by admin

Another place – Antony Gormley – one of the most outstanding sculptors of our time. He has more than 100 solo exhibitions and numerous awards, among them the title of winner of the Turner Prize, Britain’s most prestigious awards in the field of contemporary art, and a Knight of the Order of the British Empire.  His work can be seen in the collections, and just in the middle of the city. If you still do not know anything about this man, it’s time to fix it.

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Contemporary Art

Posted on 19 December 2009 by admin

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Figures on the books from Mike Stilley. Artist Mike Stilkey has been attracted by the book, but not in the traditional sense.

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