08. art and sculpture
mathematical model collection
mathematical model collection

two contact sheets of images from a classical mathematical model collection, originally made by hand in plaster in the 1800′s. [...]

los angeles nomadic division
los angeles nomadic division

site and situation specific contemporary art. [link to land]

new york earth room [de maria]
new york earth room [de maria]

walter de maria’s new york earth room. get there if you can. third floor. [link to earth room]

the lightning fields [de maria]
the lightning fields [de maria]

walter de maria’s the lighting fields in quemado new mexico. get there if you can. [link to the lightning fields]

she goat [picasso]
she goat [picasso]

this is picasso’s she-goat in plaster. the original is at the picasso museum in paris.

joseph beuys
joseph beuys

[link to the beuys homepage] [free berlin university]

matsys [kudless]
matsys [kudless]

just all around nice stuff by matthew kudless on matsys. [link to matsys design]

developable sculptural forms of ilhan koman [akgun et. al.]
developable sculptural forms of ilhan koman [akgun et. al.]

[link to paper]

the flying steamroller [burden]
the flying steamroller [burden]

chris burden is a badass.

strandbeest [theo jansen]
strandbeest [theo jansen]

check out this amazing kinematic work from a dutch artist. you know this thing only works 10% of the time [...]

marysas [kapoor]
marysas [kapoor]

anish kapoor at tate modern – with a little help from cecil balmond at arup. [link to paper]

brancusi at rest
brancusi at rest

brancusi in repose.

a bird in space [brancusi]
a bird in space [brancusi]

one of brancusi’s sculptures from the bird in space series.

in the eye of the beholder [hirst]
in the eye of the beholder [hirst]
sampling leonardo
sampling leonardo

an image from leonardo’s hand.

riveted lounge chair
riveted lounge chair

sort of a cross between the titanic’s hull and a jeff koons.

get up, stand up [siggraph]
get up, stand up [siggraph]

a nice document from siggraph 2008 for writers, sculptors, artists and the digerati on contemporary trademark and copyright issues. [link [...]

gordon matta-clark
gordon matta-clark

what i wouldn’t give to see gordon matta-clark alive today and doing his thing…

the firm formerly known as commonwealth
the firm formerly known as commonwealth

work by the firm formerly known as commonwealth. they’ve got a very interesting approach and exhibited along with our work [...]

piet hein
piet hein

piet hein’s bronz superaeg. they have a statue of this guy somewhere, right?

savoy molds [aalto]
savoy molds [aalto]

images of aalto’s savoy molds from some museum i have never been to. i can show them because i got [...]

sampling basquiat
sampling basquiat

from the hand of basquiat.

the camera obscura
the camera obscura

an early image by a famous englishman of the camera obscura.

atelier brancusi
atelier brancusi

brancusi in his workshop.

d + g horses’s head [gehry]
d + g horses’s head [gehry]

god i love this work. i am looking for more images of this line of inquiry by gehry – either [...]

newark earthworks
newark earthworks

a drawing of the original earthworks across the city of newark in ohio. these have been mostly covered up by contemporary [...]

bent plywood [eames]
bent plywood [eames]

work from charles and ray eames. i think there is actually a law that says you have to have one [...]

airship drawing [panamarenko]
airship drawing [panamarenko]

a drawing of a built work shown by panamarenko at the cartier foundation. the real thing is truly a sight [...]

panamarenko [constructions]
panamarenko [constructions]

work by a belgian artist named panamarenko. i first saw his work at an exhibition at the cartier center by [...]

theo jansen [kinematics]
theo jansen [kinematics]

this guy theo jansen does some wild kinematic work. [link to strandbeest] [link to animaris video]

solar burns [david ross]
solar burns [david ross]

an image from david ross’ solar burn work.

sylvie pic
sylvie pic

sylvie pic does beautiful 2d work based upon a classical mathematical models collection. [sylvie pic at the drawing center] [sylvie [...]


INSTAGRAM
Instagram/
FLICKR
MAILING LIST
LINKED IN
CONTACT
TWITTER
SHAPEWAYS
PAY WITH PAYPAL
PayPal
VIMEO
YOUTUBE
MATHEMATICAL MODELS on SHAPEWAYS
SINGULARITIES on a CUBIC SURFACE
ARCHITEKTONS
MATERIAL EXPERIMENTS
BOOKS
DOCUMENTS
FTP LINK