Monday, October 29, 2007

Unreal... exactly! Incredible sculptures of creepy, grotesque, mottled skin and uncannily gigantic proportional figures are the work of Ron Mueck, an Australian hyper-realist sculptor working in the UK.

Earlier EBC post features more Ron Muek gallery sculptures. His giant baby sculptures always amuse me and never fail to make me smile.



Julie Tue Oct 30, 07:43:00 PM EDT  

Saw an interesting snippet on TV last night about independent art in Melbourne - must see if I can find a link for you. I thought of you while I was watching the show. :)

Julie Tue Oct 30, 07:45:00 PM EDT  

try this

Sujaco Tue Oct 30, 07:56:00 PM EDT  

Thanks, Julie! I'm clicking my way through it right now. So much cool shite in Australia.

Julie Fri Nov 02, 11:52:00 PM EDT  

And so much just plain shite as well. :)

Mitch Sat Nov 03, 04:24:00 PM EDT  

We saw the Ron Mueck show here in Ottawa at the National Gallery. Absolutely brilliant stuff! The detail is astounding.

jaycee Sat Nov 03, 06:58:00 PM EDT  

i do hope you won't mind me commenting here, but the sculptures really brilliant. I thought i was real photograph of people sleeping.

Sujaco Sat Nov 03, 10:01:00 PM EDT  

Mitch: It looks amazing online so I can only imagine how outstanding it looks in a gallery.

Jaycee: I'm flattered to have visitors take the time to stop by and comment. Thank you!


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