EXHIBITION OF METAL SCULPTURES
After a recent exhibition of paintings at the National Gallery of Portraits, American musician Bob Dylan is back in London where he presented his latest artistic achievements today.The exhibition “Mood Swings”, organized at the Halsajon Gallery, shows the iron fences and sculptures that were inspired by Dylan’s hometown of Hibing, Minnesota, and its iron mines.Among the exhibited works are seven iron gates made of metal scrap and parts of various devices, from garden tools to meat grinding machines.Dylan explained his fascination with iron by the environment in which he grew up, and which abounded with this rudiment.
METAL SCULPTURES OF MODERN DESIGN
In the sixties and seventies of the last century, a company from the San Fernando Valley, Aristan Home, made a wall decoration of metal signed by C.Jere, a combination of the names of its founders.
Sculptures were very popular at the time they were sold at Raymon’s exhibition space, which was specializing in modern design.
Jonathan Adler, a young designer, was simply obsessed with these metal sculptures and created a marvelous mirror in the shape of a metal sun, with a brass explosion and mirrors frozen for centuries.
UNUSUAL METALLIC SCULPTURES
John Kennedy Brown from the discarded metal pieces makes great fantastic artworks. This Briton, resident in the western part of Wales, says that objects that a person considers as garbage can be a real asset to another person.
36-year-old John patiently collects metal waste and turns it into an animal world. He says how inspiration for his works lies in his surroundings.
THE MAGIC OF SCULPTURES
Hovi (Anthony Howe) lives and works on the island of Orkas, the largest of San Juan Islands, across the coast of the US state of Washington, in the northwest of the United States. He lives and works according to the chalk: “Let’s sit in front of the house and watch everything move.”
And that’s really the case. If at least you saw one of his works in the last two decades, you can easily imagine them in your yard, the terrace, or even the living room …