How many time do you see something wonderful in a week? Pursuitist presents you with many sources every day – today we show you the fascinating works of a talented artist. But before knowing who he is, think about at least one way you could do with dice. The artist featured today thought about a multitude of shapes, sizes and forms covered in dice. His latest work speaks for itself.
British artist Tony Cragg recently unveiled a new sculpture at FIAC 2011 in Paris. His organic figures are composed by using dice – hundreds and hundreds of dice. These dice-covered shapes undulate creating a fascinating effect at a closer look.Throughout his long career as a visual artist, Tony Cragg has worked with a wide range of materials – from found materials in his early works to plastic, wood, bronze and marble. This artist proves how British sculpture in the 21st century can find new ways of playing with shapes and materials, shadows and lights.