Anna-Wili Highfield is a Sydney-based artist currently making sculptures of animals from paper archival cotton paper that's painted, then sewn together. She has a BFA from the National Arts School, and worked for Opera Australia as a scenic artist for several years. Anna-Wili works almost entirely by commission.
Paper sculptures by Anna Wili Highfield. She has an amazing ability in creating beautiful creatures that move just with pieces of paper!......... TEACHERS - this artist is great for intermediate/advanced levels of sculpture, understanding the smaller units of a whole (even when simplified for elementary/MS students), and movement.
Anna-Wili Highfield is a Sydney based artist. After studying fine arts, Anna-Wili worked for several years as a scenic artist for Opera Australia before realising her paper and copper pipe animals. Her paper sculptures are created from archival cotton paper that is painted and sewn together. The copper pipe is bent and manipulated to create forms reminiscent of line drawings.