Tag Archives: sculpture

Let’s do the Manly Walk!

   And a wonderful walk it was! (First the train, then the ferry.) On to the walk; admire the little stainless steel sculptures that line the Shelly Beach. I did not see the artist’s name, but after googling a bit, … Continue reading

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MaTriArch

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Gift Horse

Monday arrives like a gift horse you bravely look it in the teeth of course

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Torso on Tuesday

Today is September 11, once again. I have just read the blog posting on the biblioklept site, with its list of works of art destroyed in the attack. Among the works destroyed were three hundred works of Rodin. Rodin is my absolute … Continue reading

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The Reader (Quiet Time)

Both the child and the dog have grown since this little figurine/statue was done! Done initially in  clay, I had the mould made when the the clay was fairly dry already, and most shrinkage done. It is a long process … Continue reading

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One Day in Kristiansand

My short sojourn to Kristiansand included a walk through the city, a visit to some art galleries and a sea journey to Lillesand.  I was fortunate to see artwork by Kjell Nupen, some  suitable sand castles, the impressive new Kilden Performing Arts … Continue reading

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Holy Mackerel

Counting my Lucky Fish Today (Out of Stars for the Time Being) qué bonito, oh so chic a foraging pelagic not the chubby, not the jack or the king… it’s of the holy mackerel i sing in the greenstone, hard … Continue reading

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Reach

Two views of the little stone carving (not entered into a show). Isn’t it amazing that ‘In Oakville, Ontario, an upscale “suburb” of Toronto, the largest city in Canada, nudity of any kind was specifically excluded in a call for … Continue reading

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La Foule

A short visit to Montreal this previous weekend. We strolled past this sculpture, La Foule Illuminée (1985), by Raymond Mason. It was being re-painted, in a colour I found rather ugly (maybe it was just a prime coat). Even though the style … Continue reading

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Over the Moon

Drinking my third cup of coffee this morning, my eye fell upon this little sculpture.   I cannot walk past it without nudging it gently, to set it rocking. From Cabinet magazine: “Between the expressions of laughter and weeping there … Continue reading

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