Tiny Lego Man Anatomy Sculpture
2.75” Lego man anatomical sculpt, hand painted.
Self-portrait based on MRI scans
"I developed this concept by drawing or engraving details from MRI and CT scans onto multiple sheets of glass, thereby layer by layer recreating human and animal forms, in particular the brain. The finished pieces, presented in three dimensions in a vertical plane, reveal the extraordinary inner anatomical architecture concealed beneath the surface, thus creating the most objective form of portraiture. (…)"
Posting a couple Hedi Xandt pieces.
Most people believe or perceive skulls to be a symbol of evil or death.Follow me @WordtoWayne
I beg to differ. In Ezekiel 37, God bring His servant to a valley of dry bones and instructs him to command the bones to rise from death. Here, we start to view things a little differently from social norms, and custom influence.
Bones, are more so a symbol for life; the physical and spiritual legacy of the human being. We all have the acumen to stretch our perception and embrace art in nature. I think we should.
The skull encases the brain and for all intent and purpose, protects our conscious. It’s a vital part of who we are and it’s a beautiful accessory to our biological make up.