Sculpture

  • 22 absolutely stunning sand sculptures of Indian sand artist Sudarshan Patnaik everyone should see 01-03-2014 03:21 PM

    If you have ever been to Puri in coastal Odisha, you would have come across curious bystanders milling around massive sculptures built right on the shore, exposed to the whims of the sea and the weather. You may have noticed a man pottering about the sculpture, providing finishing touches and...
  • Aditi Babel transforming books into beautiful sculptures 12-11-2013 06:00 PM

    New Delhi: It is truly said that books are man's best friends. For many it's a source of knowledge but for some it's an object of art. Creating artist books since January 2010, 30-year-old Aditi Babel from Udaipur is spreading awareness about this new form of art. Drawing inspiration from...
  • Copenhagen: Sudarsan Pattnaik wins 'The Danish Grand Prize' 21-05-2013 09:46 AM

    London: Internationally acclaimed Indian Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has won the grand prize at the prestigious Copenhagen International Sand sculpture festival in Denmark for his sculpture on environment. Pattnaik, who is from Orissa, won the prize for his sand sculpture 'Go Green, Save Earth'. He created the 15 feet-high sculpture...
  • Google doodles Auguste Rodin's 'The Thinker' 12-11-2012 08:56 AM

    New Delhi: A digital cast of Auguste Rodin's bronze and marble sculpture 'The Thinker' has been posted on the Google home page on the occasion of the French sculptor's 172nd birth anniversary. The image of the man in sober meditation replaces the second O of the Google logo on November...
  • Sand artist pays tribute to Dev Anand 05-12-2011 02:14 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Monday created a huge sculpture in Odisha as a tribute to Bollywood legend Dev Anand who died after a career spanning 65 years. Pattnaik said he used five tonnes of sand and devoted about two hours to create the face of the star with a...
  • Blind sculptor recreates untouchable masterpiece 22-02-2011 07:40 PM

    Italy: When blind sculptor Felice Tagliaferri was forbidden to touch one of Italy's most famous statues, he decided revenge was best served not just cold but stone cold. Tagliaferri, 41, spent much of two years creating his marble interpretation of "Cristo Velato," or "Veiled Christ", a 1753 masterpiece that he...
  • Craftsman from Gujarat gets global recognition 03-12-2010 12:38 PM

    The last piece of sculpture that Mahendra Shah made, before he passed away on January 12, 2009, was a Jesus on a Crucifix. A keen eye could discern the lines depicting the ribs of a Christ nailed on the crucifix, his legs limp, and the arms weary with the weight...
  • Weekipedia: Greek Gods in the heart of Delhi 15-09-2007 03:22 PM

    From Sphinx to 20th century stained glass Macintosh, this shop has it all. ...
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  • Jesus! Chocolate, Obama and a row 06-04-2007 02:02 AM

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  • Saddam etched on the sands of Orissa 30-12-2006 08:15 PM

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  • Sand Santa graces Orissa beach 25-12-2006 10:59 AM

    Sand artiste Sudarsan Patnaik has created a gigantic Santa Claus on a beach in Orissa on Christmas. ...
  • World's biggest Santa on Orissa beach 23-12-2006 10:07 AM

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