Forging the Anthropocene Anew This artistic expedition marks a continuation of my Anthropocene Series—a testament to our current geological age, where human activity reigns as the dominant influence on climate and the environment. Within this context, I blend traditional materials with concepts of modernity and technology, unveiling a new mixed media sculpture style. Through this [...]
Art and AI: A Harmonious Fusion or Uncertain Future?
In my artistic journey, I am thrilled to embark on a new path that embraces the remarkable advancements in visual media technology. With great enthusiasm, I present Transition, my first venture into digital manipulation within mixed media sculpture. As you behold this artwork, I invite you to ponder: How do these technological advances inspire your [...]
Ah-Leon’s Stunning Trompe L’Oeil Sculpture
A 60-Foot Ceramic Bridge That Defies Reality https://videopress.com/v/NWRtnfK4?resizeToParent=true&cover=true&autoPlay=true&playsinline=true&preloadContent=metadata&useAverageColor=true In 2016, I was invited by Ah-Leon to visit his private art gallery where 'Bridge' was installed. The video shows the masterpiece in stunning detail. Below you'll find out some more specifics about this incredible ceramic sculpture: Ah-Leon's masterpiece, "Bridge", is an awe-inspiring feat of ceramic sculpture [...]
Kansas City Art Institute
The Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI) is a prestigious private art school located in Kansas City, Missouri that offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. Accredited by both the National Association of Schools of Art and Design and Higher Learning Commission, KCAI has a faculty of around 75 members and an enrollment of approximately 700 [...]
Part 2 So I really got into the dinosaurs... This is a continuation of my time in Shangyu, China, at the Shangyu International Celadon Center and this is how I made the works you see below: Everybody smoked in China and there were ashtrays everywhere, especially in restaurants which was where I went to gather [...]
The Phoenix (timelapse)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L1vPvDuDPKI The Phoenix (2023) - chopsticks, paper straws, pencils & porcelain The Phoenix, a stunning bird, rises from its ashes, reborn from the flames. Its tears heal wounds, its feathers glow brightly. Though many seek to capture it, the Phoenix represents hope and renewal, its power untamable by mortals.
The Last Straw
As I work outside on my abstract sculpture made from paper straws, I am struck by the beauty of nature surrounding me. The sunlight filtering through the leaves overhead casts dappled shadows on my work, adding depth and texture to the piece. I am fully immersed in the creative process, taking in the fresh air [...]