Want to impress your loved ones with something unique this holiday season? One of a kind natural art, made entirely from Ontario recycled wood, will bring a bit of nature into your home. An eye-catching piece of art will make a feature and a great talking point.
Finding the right gift for someone is hard. Sometimes it’s not just about knowing what they want or what they like, but about knowing what kind of person they are, then trying to find something unexpected for them. Something they never see before. Something completely unique.
“One of the most striking qualities of contemporary art is its ability to shock, outrage, and provoke its audience.”
Imagine your interior environment enhanced with the power and beauty of nature inspired art. Unique wood wall sculpture will set a ton, create an atmosphere, reflect a business aspiration and create a sense of corporate identity in the workplace.
From July 9 to July 28 2015, Arta Gallery in the Historic Distillery District will be showcasing a group collection of works that correspond to the concept of human power, will, anatomy, and sportsman-like perseverance.
A variety of mediums and styles will be on display; from the Realistic to Abstract- all in the spirit of championing local creativity in honour of Pan Am.
Wabi-sabi is a Japanese philosophy that includes the acceptance and appreciation of simplicity, the ordinary, and the imperfect and it can be described as finding beauty in things that are impermanent and incomplete. Wabi-Sabi is an aesthetic, a state of mind, a mix of emotions, and a way of perceiving life . . . the acceptance of the cycles of change, including life and death.
Wabi-sabi concept remind me that we are all transient beings on this planet, that our bodies, as well as the material world around us, are in the process of returning to dust. Through Wabi-sabi, I learn to embrace the beauty of the old and the mystical, where the presence of cracks and scratches are considered to be symbolic of the passing of time, weather…
I love it, it so perfectly fits how I like to work and create. I have always been drawn to weathered objects that have character, that symbolise a sense of timelessness and history, each with their own story and season. I find this practice to be a beautiful, meditative one that brings me great calm and peace.
One more commission completed! This one was a strugle to get perfect, but it’s done!
Highly distinctive contemporary wood wall sculptures designed and created as abstract compositions with rhythmical and repetative assemblage pattern with richly textured surfaces that are delicately colored with acrylic.