AFRICAN HOMAGE

Art and Sculpture

Ritual

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Sculptures, at least some of them, are the milestones, the reminders of rituality.

Luca

Luca, sculpture, addé, african homage

Growth of any form of life might be regarded as banal, it is, in fact fascinating.

The Red Tooth

The red tooth, sculpture, addé, african homage

A cenotaph to a Leprechaun king, a sculpture as a memeto.

Microscopy

Microscopy, sculpture, addé, african homage

If necessity is the mother of invention, curiosity must be her twin sister.

To Mars

To Mars, sculpture, addé, african homage

This sculpture is conceived to celebrate the first Mars landing. Originally over one metre high, it should be enlarged to become a monument.

Rainbirds

Rainbirds, sculpture, addé, african homage

A sculpture to praise the rainbirds.

Ex-voto

Ex-voto, sculpture, addé, african homage

A sculpture to thank the gods.

Aeolus

Aeolus, sculpture, addé, african homage

A sculpture to try and catch the wind.

Exploding tooth paste

Exploding tooth paste, sculpture, addé, african homage

A sculpture about tooth paste ?

Non inultus premor

Non inultus premor, sculpture, addé, african homage

A sculpture to celebrate natural architecture.

The tunic of Nessus

The Tunic of Nessus , sculpture, Addé, African Homage, photo, Xea B.

A sculpture as a reminder there are poisoned chalices.

Side Growth

Side Growth, sculpture, Addé, African Homage, photo, Xea B.

A sculpture for all those shamefully set aside, humans and animals…

Irony

Irony, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

A sculpture of a never heard of character deserves Mythology.

The conception of Aphrodite

The conception of Aphrodite, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

A sculpture celebrating the guardian of love and beauty.

Echo

Echo, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

A sculpture to celebrate a beautiful yet unfortunate nymph, nymph, nymph…

Andromeda

Andromeda, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

This sculpture is dedicated to womanhood.

When dragons ruled

When dragons ruled, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

Patrick, is that you ?

Towards Infinity

Towards Infinity, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

A sculpture pointing to infinity can be positioned errorlessly in any direction.

Reliquary II

Reliquary II, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

Faith, remembrance, magic, are the basic components of a relic. Yet a sculpture itself, through time, might become a relic.

Little red rooster

Little Red Rooster, Addé, African Homage

This sculpture has more effect on the Universe than astrology has ever had on anybody.

De rerum natura

De rerum natura, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

Sculptures by Nature are the fruits of necessity and time. In other words, Evolution.

Suspension of disbelief

Suspension of disbelief, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

A sculpture to infuse a “human interest and a semblance of truth” into a fantastic tale.

Counterchange II

Counterchange II, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

Bright/ luminous colours in nature are advertising of danger, yet, counterchange in a sculpture acts as both a harmony and an opposition.

Counterchange

Counterchange,sculpture, Addé, African Homage

Being altogether counterchanging and disruptive, this piece’s elements are strictly based on the same palette.

Do slugs dream ?

Do slugs dream, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

A sculpture as a simple tribute to life.

Scala naturae II

Scala naturea II, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

A sculpture as a simple tribute to life.

Scala naturae I

Scala naturae I, Addé, African Homage

Just an evocation of a life form…

Mermaid bread, Addé, African Homage

I can hear Atlantis full of cheer.

Petrichor

Petrichor, sculpture, Addé, African Homage

Can a sculpture evoke a scent ?

Votive offering III

Votive offering III, Addé, African Homage

The sculpture is destined and designed as a reliquary.