(I'M UNCOMFORTABLE.) Dutch artist Rosa Verloop has extended her body of work with these "Nylon Sculptures". The highly textural pieces capitalize on the key medium used, stockings, which is tucked and molded to create a distinctly human-like figure. The flesh-colored panty hose fortify the anthropomorphic qualities of the work, manipulated in an organic fashion with drawing pins to create something strangely exotic.
A masterpiece of late Stone Age art, this terracotta sculpture, known as The Thinker (“Ganditorul”), was unearthed in 1956 during archeological excavations of Neolithic settlement and burial debris in the lower Danube region, near Cernavoda in Romania. Created during the Hamangia culture, it is believed to be the oldest known prehistoric sculpture that reflects human introspection.
Way Of Fallen Petals - One of the great masterpieces of late Stone ...