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Inspiration: Henrique Oliveira’s recycled wood installations

Inspiration: Henrique Oliveira’s recycled wood installations

  Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira’s powerful recycled wood installations snake through their exhibition spaces like massive living trees that burst out of walls and ceilings. Oliveira scours the streets of Sao Paulo to gather weathered plywood, which he then separates into layers and combines to create his massive “tridimensionals” sculptures. The stunning mixed media pieces … Continue reading Inspiration: Henrique Oliveira’s recycled wood installations

Inspiration: Jorge Rodriguez Gerada

Inspiration: Jorge Rodriguez Gerada

One of my favourites.. Jorge Rodriguez Gerada portraits people living in the neighbourhood in a huge scale. The portraits are done on beautiful old walls and drawn in charcoal. The charcoal eventually fades away, thus adding to the ephemeral issue of life in the 'hood. Artist's statement: "In 2002 I moved to Barcelona where I … Continue reading Inspiration: Jorge Rodriguez Gerada