Art and Sculpture

Water

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A sculpture to celebrate water and plead for its respect.
Une sculpture pour célébrer l’eau et plaider pour son respect.

Ode to nature

sculpture,detail, ode to nature

A sculpture like a cry of suffering and rage, but also a celebration of absolute beauty, like a funeral monument…

The king of snails

detail, sculpture, the king of snails

A sculpture in honour of one of the greats of this world…. Une sculpture en l’honneur d’un des grands de ce monde…

Beauty of Mathematics

Beauty of mathematics, detail

A sculpture to celebrate mathematics (and the divina proportio) deserves the author being stoned… with marshmallows.

The bitter golden snail

The bitter golden snail, sculpture, Addé

A sculpture to say Nature demands respect. When you feed cows with meat, you might end up with carnivorous gasteropods.

The Macabre Dance

The Macabre Dance, sculpture, detail

A sculpture to celebrate life – Une sculpture pour célébrer la vie.

Similia similibus curantur

Similia similibus curantur, sculpture, (photo 14)

A sculpture as a proposal to treat trypophobia – Une sculpture comme une proposition pour traiter la trypophobie.

Aeolian murmur

sculpture, detail

A sculpture to celebrate the exquisite, sweet, and delicate sensation of a soft breeze chanting in the ears.

Via Ferrata

detail, sculpture, Via Ferrata

A sculpture to give strength when cliff-hanging.
Une sculpture pour donner de la force quand on est suspendu dans le vide.

For Ever Rest

sculpture, detail

This sculpture is dedicated to « Green Boots » and all alpinists who try to tame death. Requesciat in Pace…

Absolutely fabulous snail

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A bling sculpture to show that the end justifies the means – Une sculpture éclatante pour montrer que la fin justifie les moyens

The spiky snail

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A sculpture tribute to Uranian Willy, the Heavy Metal Kid in William S. Burroughs’ novel « The Soft Machine ».

The Patriotic snail

Sculpture, Addé

A sculpture to say that if Nations would wave their flags at the speed of snails, conflicts might follow the same pace.

The Arctic snail

Sculpture, Addé, detail, The Arctic snail

Sculpture by Addé – A sculpture that won’t melt, no matter what. Une sculpture qui ne fondra pas, quoi qu’il arrive.

The glittering snails

The glittering snail, detail, Addé, African Homage

A sculpture by Addé to introduce the rarely seen ghillie snail – Une sculpture pour présenter le rarement aperçu escargot ghillie.

The Goblin snail

The Goblin snail, sculpture, Addé, detail

A sculpture to introduce the rarely seen ghillie snail – Une sculpture pour présenter le rarement aperçu escargot ghillie.

Chameleon snail

Chameleon snail, sculpture, Addé, detail

A sculpture to express the subjectivity of senses – Une sculpture pour exprimer la subjectivité des sens.

The blue snail

The blue snail, sculpture, Addé, detail

This sculpture was slowly constructed.

Drought

Drought, sculpture, Addé, detail

The driest sculpture ever…

Sic transit gloria mundi

Sic transit gloria mundi, sculpture, Addé

A sculpture as a reminder all things must pass.

La Cattiva Strada

La Cattiva Strada - sculpture - Addé

This sculpture is about la cattiva strada, ma questa non c’è la via Gluck !

Science Fiction

Science Fiction - Sculpture - Addé

A sculpture cannot tell of the future, yet might still be there tomorrow…

Chernobyl

Chernobyl - sculpture - Addé - African Homage

A sculpture to, both, recall a nasty disaster, and grant the overcoming power of nature.

Nel blu dipinto di blu

Volare, to fly, how solid matter can express the impalpable force of air.

Eigengrau

This sculpture, when seen in darkness, or, here photographed on a black background, not only takes Eigengrau in account, but its form expresses what can be perception in complete blackness.

Erosion

Erosion - detail

This time, erosion is neither of natural cause, nor a damage, although man-made.

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 in memento.

Microscopy

Microscopy, sculpture, addé, african homage

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