Modern figurative sculpture

Modern figurative sculpture

This modern figurative sculpture “Niki” is a metal sculpture

Dimensions: 40cm height x 30x25cm

The artwork weighs 10Kg with package

This artwork can be created on custom dimensions. For slight differences in size, the price is the same

Materials used: scrap metal parts

Painted with transparent varnish for anti-rust protection

Processing time: 10 days before shipping

This metal art sculpture can be shipped in all the world via courier services or Greek post office

Estimated time of arrival: 4 days with courier / 5-10 days by post

670.00 inc. VAT

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Modern figurative sculpture

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Modern figurative sculpture is the art of creating sculptural objects that have figurative forms. Metal can be processed through welding and grinding. Sculpture can be processed by carving a material, engraving or molding. Giannis Dendrinos is a visual artist living in Greece. He is creating metal sculpture art with scrap metal parts he collects in scrap yards. Metal sculpture art is his passion and has created figurative or abstract art.


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The artist inspiration

My inspirations have been the natural environment of African landscape and the primitive way of life. My father’s metal workshop where I used to spend many hours playing are the basic reasons that led me to metal sculpture. I mostly use engine’s spare parts. They provide me with shapes and forms which I weld, grind, polish and finally varnish. I feel that I always have something new to discover. Every new invention leads to new ideas and creations. Using parts is about constructing, assembling, disassembling. Try the infinite possibilities of combining various objects to form abstract art. This spire sculpture is a combination of abstract and industrial art.

My current themes are mostly humanoid. As am attempt to show the fragile nature of mankind through the birth cycle, the creation process, motherhood, love. On the other side, I experience metal sculpture as a game and revive my need to play by creating vehicles such as motorbikes, cars and trains.

The strong needs of an individual to explain his existence. To seek his origins and the power of the mind are themes that fascinate me. A challenge for me would be in creating huge metal sculptures involving movement in order to create kinetic sculptures (kinetic art). I admire kinetic artists such as Jean Tinguely, Alexander Calder and classic sculptors such as Henry Moore, David Smith. My goal through my artwork is to convey the way I experience life and my exploration of art by using an industrial material which is being transformed to an unusual medium in Art.

Weight 10 kg
Dimensions 30 × 30 × 40 cm