The Artwork of Nicholas Dwyer

Simia Sapiens

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I am sculpting this piece out of sulfur based clay at school. It is ongoing and it is “evolving” along in a bumpy but satisfying journey.

I would have to cast this clay to make a replica, instead of fire this because of its material qualities.

You may have noticed a man-ape like likeness. What is the future of man, what about primates? What about the past?

I want to explore the portrait  of something that can be both man and animal. Because we are one and the same.

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2 responses

  1. Karen Canepa

    OMG–truly unique and wonderful! Karen

    July 11, 2012 at 10:38 am

  2. Thanks Karen! I am actually fixing some thing so this is still in work too.

    July 11, 2012 at 9:00 pm

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