rosa verloop: nylon sculptures rosa verloop: nylon sculptures
jul 06, 2012

rosa verloop: nylon sculptures

‘nylon sculptures’ by rosa verloop nylon, drawing pins image © ed jansen

dutch artist rosa verloop has extended her body of work with these ‘nylon sculptures’. the highly textural pieces capitalize on the key medium used, stockings, which is tucked and molded to create a distinctly human-like figure. the flesh-colored panty hose fortify the anthropomorphic qualities of the work, manipulated in an organic fashion with drawing pins to create something strangely exotic.

the sculptures are made using stocking material image © ed jansen

rear view image © ed jansen

installation view image courtesy of rosa verloop

via collabcubed

  • orrible

    mirko says:
  • fantastic! i’ll add it as a homework to my FX make up students!

    Klaudyna says:
  • “Flesh colored”?
    Whose flesh?

    Ohpleasenotagain says:
  • THE FLESH OF THE ELDERLY

    Ohpleasethisisf-ckingbeautiful says:
  • the first two pictures were so impressive i thought it was double the human scale!…it’s a pity, it would’ve been soo much nicer!

    Nan says:
  • so creepy and AWESOME.

    leer says:

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