Jason de Caires Taylor’s Underwater Scuplture

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By Francis Andrews in New Trends on Tuesday 13 July 2010

Sculptor Jason de Caires Taylor is about to deploy an army of some 200 cement men and women to the bottom of Mexico’s Museum of Underwater Art in attempt to create a vast and surreal reef. Mexico’s marine take on the Terracotta Army, perhaps?

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Simon Schubert

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Monday 8 June 2009

Renowned German installation artist and sculptor Simon Schubert has created a lot of large-scale pieces, but his amazing images of architectural spaces created by carefully creasing and scoring paper have a huge wow-factor despite their smaller size.

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Huma Bhabha

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Wednesday 13 February 2008

Pakistani-born sculptor Huma Bhabha captures the destructive, but ultimately temporal nature of mankind with her totemic pieces built out of discarded and found materials. Her figurative work looks like Easter Island heads and other such ruins from forgotten civilizations. *You drag rusted-out refrigerators and bits of confetti home thinking you’ll ‘use them’ some day? You […]

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