• Friday
  • September 19, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:58am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 4384 for sculpture

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Game of Identity

    Posted Jul 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and a self-regarding, commercialised art scene, Pissing on Duchamp's Urinal- presented here in a video of the event and as a sculpture- was as bold an act as the French Dadaist's submission ...

  2. Solid investment

    Posted Sep 12th 2008, 12:00am by Nicolette Loizou

    ... Private buyers are working with sculptors to create one-of-a-kind pieces for their homes, writes Nicolette Loizou Sculpture has always been an effective way for a company, city ... sculpture for Scotia Pharmaceuticals and Dundee Council, works with private clients with a taste for his haunting, sometimes uncomfortable, art. His black granite hand, Claw, may be at home ...

  3. He'll never tyre of making mutants

    Posted Oct 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of used tyres, the bestial sculpture belongs to the 'mutant series' he has been working on since the beginning of this decade. 'Mutation is a big issue in South Korea,' says ... about a month and 100 tyres to fashion a medium-sized sculpture. To enhance their forms, he has switched from cast iron frames to using clay and sometimes plaster, around which he affixes ...

  4. Expert advice

    Posted May 09th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sofia A. Suarez consults those in the know Q I saw some beautiful bronze hands that seemed to have broken off Buddha sculptures. Are they worth collecting or just damaged goods? WHAT ... these sculptures purely for their artistic value.' Most bronze hands come from Tibet, and a few from India, she says. 'In Tibet, they liked to use bronze for sculptures because it was easier ...

  5. More to wood than meets the eye

    Posted Sep 26th 2004, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... their ideas and feelings. The University Museum and Art Gallery of the University of Hong Kong is staging the exhibition Concepts in Wood: Contemporary Hong Kong Wood Sculpture until October 17. The sculptures on display are by seven local sculptors who use their spiritual friendship with wood and sublime skills to transform this lifeless object into unique pieces of art reflecting ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Paulo Grangeon's sculptures highlight the plight of endangered pandas

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 10:56pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... across the globe, including France, the Netherlands, Italy, Switzerland, Germany and Taiwan in the past six years, the sculptures' resistance to the elements has been tested. Grangeon was asked by the WWF in 2008 to create 1,600 panda sculptures to represent the approximate number of the endangered animal left on earth. The project expanded, and he has now created about 10,000 ...

  7. Property - International - CANADA

    Vancouver developer targets world’s wealthy with his ‘52-storey sculpture’

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 03:16pm by Ian Young

    ... It doesn't have one building right now that takes your breath away Ian Gillespie, developer The result has been likened to a 52-storey sculpture, or a curtain being drawn back on the city. Gillespie ... is not the norm. The norm for the last number of years is that you receive input from Vancouver and China … [but] people are being emotionally drawn to that sculpture." Gillespie said he ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - RETAIL

    Worst possible taste: Horse sculpture made of bread placed next to famine prevention stall

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 03:36am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Red faces at shopping mall as Valentine's Day sculpture made out of hundreds of slices of bread is placed next to famine prevention event Bread statue of horse in worst possible taste A horse sculpture made out of hundreds of slices of bread has been removed from a West Kowloon mall after it was spotted next to a famine prevention event. ...

  9. News - China - ART

    Too cheeky for Jinan: Naked Buddha sculptures taken down after causing social media stir

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 04:17pm by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Massive sculptures of naked Buddhas clambering over a building at a busy shopping area in Jinan city were dismantled after triggering a debate in media ... in a prayer. It was unknown who the sculptures’ designers are and why they made them. A Sina Weibo user posted a photo of the Buddhas last Sunday, and they immediately went viral. High-resolution ...

  10. News - World - SPAIN

    Spanish artist Eugenio Merino sued over Franco punching ball sculpture

    Posted Dec 30th 2013, 03:04am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Madrid Defenders of late dictator sue over sculpture they claim is a grotesque attack on their hero Artist forced to defend Franco punching ball First, he stuffed ... sculpture, is taking him back to a court in outrage over his latest work Punching Franco. The punching ball is a silicone representation of Franco's head, complete with dark sunglasses missing ...




SCMP.com Account