Statue of Saint Bartholomew, who was skinned-alive by the Romans for not renouncing his christian-faith. In this statue, the sculptor depicts Bartholomew with muscles, bones, and veins for all to see. Draped around his shoulders and waist is his own skin.
artist hiroki tashiro「雪化粧」/ snowy zebra,2008,wood based sculpture
Escultura Epitafio, en el Cementerio Pere Lachaise París.
➰ The great sea frees me, moves me, as a strong wind carries a weed. Earth and her strong winds move me, take me away; and my soul is swept up in joy ~ Uvavnuk, female Inuit shaman (art;yuko.hosaka)
Li Chen Sculpture 2001 to present In Search of Spiritual Space: Spiritual Journey through the Great Ether