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It Is What It…Isn’t?

November 5, 2009

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What you believe you are seeing (when viewing the work above) is not really what it seems to be at all. What I mean is…yes it IS a sculpture of a skull, but no it is not made of styrofoam.
Artist/Sculpter Fabio Viale has painstakingly created each of these fantastic pieces of art using…wait for it…marble.
Yes, all of the above sculptures, from the impossible tires to the simplicity of a popped kernel of corn, are made from hard, cold, white and black marble.
Don’t believe me? Click his name above and have a look at more.
Cool.

Ciao.

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27 Comments leave one →
  1. Pretty Project permalink
    November 9, 2009 8:45 am

    Marble? That is WILD! πŸ™‚

    http://www.theprettyproject.com

  2. mary permalink
    November 9, 2009 8:51 am

    very cool.

  3. CRAGART permalink
    November 9, 2009 8:54 am

    Thanks for sharing. Amazing works.

  4. November 9, 2009 9:02 am

    Very cool ideas and inspiration. Nice find.

  5. November 9, 2009 11:28 am

    Thanks for sharing. That is really cool.

  6. November 9, 2009 11:51 am

    Intriguing, original!

  7. November 9, 2009 12:27 pm

    very cool, thanks for sharing.

  8. November 9, 2009 12:32 pm

    That is super cool. Made me feel like “a good start on Monday”.

  9. November 9, 2009 1:14 pm

    the tires are the most convincing.

  10. Lorena permalink
    November 9, 2009 1:26 pm

    Very very Cool!!

  11. November 9, 2009 1:56 pm

    Wow.. Good..
    What about those paper planes? its the effect of reflections also..
    Actually how many paper planes are there?

  12. Leo permalink
    November 9, 2009 3:08 pm

    This is really magical, thank you for sharing.

  13. November 9, 2009 3:46 pm

    As a visual artist, I can only begin to imagine the painstaking time, skill and attention to detail that it took to make these. Unbelievable. Bravo.

  14. shira permalink
    November 9, 2009 4:40 pm

    shirrrrrrrrrrrraaaaaaaaaaa

  15. Tiffany permalink
    November 9, 2009 8:50 pm

    Wow! That’s amazing! You can really see his good worksmanship showing through. Thanks for sharing!

  16. al mu'minun nisa' permalink
    November 9, 2009 11:36 pm

    itz curious πŸ˜€ but so nice… ya?!

  17. brown bazooka permalink
    November 10, 2009 12:11 am

    it’s okay…but i’d say the talent is being wasted…i know how that goes

    http://brownbazooka.wordpress.com/

  18. peesso permalink
    November 10, 2009 1:32 am

    its okay but Id say

  19. peesso permalink
    November 10, 2009 1:33 am

    gooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooddddddddddddddd

  20. peesso permalink
    November 10, 2009 1:35 am

    pesssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssso

  21. November 10, 2009 1:56 am

    Impressed!

  22. November 10, 2009 4:16 am

    Absolutely incredible…I was totally dupped, would never have guessed they were made of marble!!

  23. November 10, 2009 5:24 am

    great work idd

  24. jettroll permalink
    November 10, 2009 5:30 am

    wow! really inpressive! especially those two wheels! i would never thought they were not what they seemed to be.

  25. November 10, 2009 9:01 pm

    Fantastico!

  26. william permalink
    November 13, 2009 6:48 am

    Why is this cool? These are like riding a jet-ski… neat for about 20 seconds then you wonder why you spent $6 grand for the thing.

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