Antiques Roadshow expert makes cheeky request after uncovering sculpture’s huge valuation

“Yes Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth, Peter Lanyon,” she replied.  “Fantastic because he’s a major figure now and the St Ives group in the 40s. Barbara Hepworth and he worked in her studio, didn’t he?” Dendy asked.  “He worked for her for 10 years as her assistant,” the guest confirmed.  “And then in the 50s he […]

Wondrous Steampunk Sculptures Made from Trash

The Lithuanian sculptor and artist Artūras Tamašauskas is not only a gifted creator, but a true recycler — all of his works are made from discarded materials. “I use the most diverse materials for work starting from wares, antiquarians and ending with rubbish that is useless,” he explains. “It is a pleasure for me that […]

Incredible Cardboard Sculptures of Fantastical Machines and Architecture

Cardboard isn’t just for questionable bodega fruit anymore. Melbourne-based artist Daniel Agdag works his magic when it comes to the brown paper stuff, creating quirky, intricate sculptures that will make you wonder how the heck he had the patience to build each piece. “Cardboard is a surprisingly robust material that always surprises me to the […]

Tire sculptures by MLB player Blake McFarland | Autoblog Minute

Artist and professional baseball player Blake McFarland uses recycled tires as materials for these cool sculptures. McFarland partnered with Goodyear to create two tire sculptures for the 81st Goodyear Cotton Bowl. There’s a Bronco for the University of Western Michigan and Bucky Badger for the University of Wisconsin. Both sculptures stand seven feet tall and […]