Flexible Paper Sculptures of Li Hongbo

Posted by Arseny Vesnin on 05 02 2013 12:15 · in Art, China, Portfolios, Sculpture, STAFF PICKS, TOP 2013


The creativity has no limits and boundaries and it can stretches and be flexible just like paper sculptures of Beijing artist Li Hongbo “A book editor and designer, the artist became fascinated by traditional Chinese toys and festive decorations known as paper gourds made from glued layers of thin paper which can be stored flat but then opened to reveal a flower or other shape. He applied the same honeycomb-like paper structure to much larger human forms resulting in these highly flexible sculptures.” says Colossal

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