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Antony Gormley artwork
In a career spanning nearly 40 years, Antony Gormley has made sculpture that explores the relation of the human body to space at large, explicitly in large-scale installations like ANOTHER PLACE, DOMAIN FIELD and INSIDE AUSTRALIA. Read his biography HERE or click the image below
Angel of the North - Sculpture by Gormley
•It is believed to be the largest angel sculpture in the world
•It is one of the most viewed pieces of art in the world - seen by more than one person every second, 90,000 every day or 33 million every year
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Antony Gormley Bed Scultpure
Gormley used 8640 slices of Mother's Pride bread (minus those he ate in making the negative spaces), which he dried and dipped in paraffin wax before stacking and layering them to produce the final form.
Another Place - A video
In British artist and sculptor Antony Gormley’s “Another Place”, he perfectly captures the universal longing human beings feel for the ocean.
When the tides are fully out, each of the 100 men are completely exposed. But as the tide rolls back in, one by one they’re slowly swallowed up by the water. Like a ceremony, their yearning pulls it towards them. They each stand and wait their turn to be voluntarily enveloped. [video source : youtube]