vik muniz's scrap metal animals at the armory show vik muniz's scrap metal animals at the armory show
mar 10, 2013

vik muniz's scrap metal animals at the armory show

vik muniz’s scrap metal animals at the armory show (above) ‘hummingbird’, 2012 by vik munizscrap metal





brazilian artist vik muniz is well known for his ability to reincarnate various materials into highly detailed artworks. his latest iterations – currently being exhibited at the armory show in new york until the 10th of march, 2013 – repurposes scrap metal into a series of whimsical animals. the winking of golden metal offcuts brings each piece to life, transforming an otherwise forgotten material into a series of meticulously crafted artworks –  again reinforcing the skill of muniz to transform trash into artistic treasure.

‘seahorse’, 2012scrap metal



‘goldfish’, 2012scrap metal



‘salamandra’, 2012scrap metal


  • absolutely gorgeous,excellent use of materials, thank you for creating and sharing

    carl says:
  • WOW! great work and vision!

    patrick says:
  • I reallY like it………………..

    kosmad.D says:

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