Category Archives: Carving

Maskull Laserre via Colossal

Incarnate (Three Degrees of Certainty II)
Human skull carved into old software manuals
2012
Books, steel, hardware
40 x 8 x 11 inches
Another great artist from Colossal…Artist Maskull Laserre carved this skull out of outdated computer manuals…

I thought alot of his work was very clever and beautifully executed…I don’t often go through every photo on someone’s website but this guy reeled me in…his carved wood pieces are amazing… like this one…
 
Secret Carpentry (detail)
2011
Carved Axe
27 x 6 x 2 inches

Bruno Walpoth

Wow…my friend Evan sent me a link to Bruno Walpoth’s website and I love his carved wood figures. They are beautiful and the subtlety that Walpoth gets with the forms in wood is impressive. I was also interested in how he photographs some of them in settings, rather than on a plain backdrop. It adds another layer of narrative to each piece, which really brings them to life…