david mach: magazine sculptures david mach: magazine sculptures
aug 31, 2012

david mach: magazine sculptures

‘the great outdoors’ by david mach contemporary arts center cincinnati, 1988

scottish artist david mach, well know for his meticulously fabricated sculptures, has conceived his magazine sculptures. constructed between the late 1980s and the early 2000s, mach’s installations look like a surf of magazines, spilling over and flowing through the room, engulfing whole objects such as cars, furniture and airplanes. the large-scale pieces create an organic volume of color and texture, characteristic of most of mach’s work.

‘signs of life’ provinciaal museum hasselt, 1988

‘signs of life’ provinciaal museum hasselt, 1988

‘like a virgin’ ujazdowski castle center for contemporary art warsaw, 1993

‘like a virgin’ ujazdowski castle center for contemporary art warsaw, 1993

‘the great outdoors’ contemporary arts center cincinnati, 1988

‘flayed, stretched and tanned’ magazines and furniture walsall art gallery, walsall, 1993

‘fuel for the fire’ magazines and furniture riverside studios, london, 1986

‘fuel for the fire’ magazines and furniture riverside studios, london, 1986

‘fuel for the fire’ magazines and furniture riverside studios, london, 1986

‘framed’ galerie de la tour amsterdam, 1996

  • Simplemente GENIAL !

    juferba says:
  • vraiment magnifique

    francois says:
  • Wow! So patient and meticulous this is simply amazing,hope all the magazines are glued. The spilling of human nature over nature.

    TATTOO-LY says:
  • an oldie but a goodie.

    kiki says:

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