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verb as in form a three-dimensional art object

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There are cool sculptures of athletes, like archer Matt Stutzman.

Blackberry Mountain’s guides will lead you to various hidden treasures on the property, whether it’s a flowy piece of singletrack or a sculpture by renowned Danish artist Thomas Dambo nestled off a hiking trail.

The oversized, cartoonish sculpture was, in part, inspired by the 1964 exhibition titled, “The American Supermarket,” held at the Upper East Side gallery, Bianchini — run by Paul Bianchini, a famed Pop Art dealer and kingmaker in the industry.

From Eater

Another 114 participants rated the extent to which someone described in written accounts of each of the eight situations depicted by the sculptures would express the same 30 emotions or 13 emotional states.

Grimaces, scowls and doting gazes of ancient human sculptures indicate that there are universal facial expressions that signal the same emotions across cultures, researchers argue.

Her very first sculpture, a metallic chrome unicorn aptly titled “Space Oracle,” sits on a pedestal directly in front.

Like trees, these structures provide shelter and serve as attractive pieces of natural sculpture.

Now, Borkson and Sandoval have created a Rorschach-esq sculpture.

He emerges, barely, pared to his essence, like a sculpture hacked from ice.

“Most of the time, the body language was very violent towards the sculpture,” Adicéam said.

Mrs. De Morgan has produced some impressive works in sculpture.

He uses the red pipe-stone and other materials in the production of his pipes, which are ingenious specimens of sculpture.

The Herren Pagoda has three stories, with a pointed roof, and is distinguished for its external sculpture.

The word able is applicable to those arts which exercise at once the mind and the hand, as painting and sculpture.

The sculpture and frescoes of the period of course exhibited the depraved taste and debased execution of the times.


On this page you'll find 29 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sculpture, such as: sculpt, carve, cast, chisel, cut, and engrave.

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