Art from nails

Maine Sculptor Forges Art from Nails by Josh Gleason
All Things Considered, March 13, 2008

“The Portland Museum of Art in Maine is currently exhibiting ‘Bright Common Spikes,’ the first major retrospective of John Bisbee, a Maine sculptor who, over the course of his career, has made almost all of his art with what most people use to hang it up — nails.”

The link above contains a slideshow of Bisbee’s art.  More at the Boston Globe:

“Iron man: Working exclusively with nails, sculptor John Bisbee demonstrates a focus that’s as strong as his materials” By Geoff Edgers January 20, 2008

 Posted by: Tanya


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