trophies

Aleksandra Mir, Triumph

Article: Aleksandra Mir, Triumph

Here’s more trophy themed art: Unlike previously mentioned Yoram Wolberger’s life sized trophies, artist Aleksandra Mir subscribes to the “more is better” adage in her latest shiny installation. “Triumph” consists of 2,529 sporting trophies collected by the artist from locals in Sicily who answered her advertisement in the daily newspaper.

Yoram Wolberger's life sized figurines

Article: Yoram Wolberger's life sized figurines

San Francisco based Israeli artist Yoram Wolberger provides a different perspective on childhood and nostalgia with his series of life sized fiberglass sculptures of instantly recognizable plastic toy figurines, such as cowboys, Indians, and green soldiers.