Bringing Sculpture into the Open
Go to ArtParkS Sculpture Park home hage
 

Translate Page





Profile image of Sandra BorgesSandra later work is a result form her reflection about human relations. Sometimes looking through the stereotypes and sometimes through the eyes of a individual, it is always about how one personality is form and how one relates to the other and to other in society.
Working only with Portuguese stone (marbles, limestone`s and breccia), she also mix it with other media if the idea demands it. The result is very personal way to make art objects that link the tradition of stone carving with other materials and plastic languages.

Sculpture: 'A Mão'
by Sandra Borges

Pin It
Limestone Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs sculpture by sculptor Sandra Borges titled: 'A Mão'
Limestone Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs sculpture by sculptor Sandra Borges titled: 'A Mão' - Artwork View 1 Limestone Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs sculpture by sculptor Sandra Borges titled: 'A Mão' - Artwork View 2 Limestone Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs sculpture by sculptor Sandra Borges titled: 'A Mão' - Artwork View 3 Limestone Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs sculpture by sculptor Sandra Borges titled: 'A Mão' - Artwork View 4 Limestone Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs sculpture by sculptor Sandra Borges titled: 'A Mão' - Artwork View 5
Sculpture description:
Sculpture hand carved (no electric tools) in a quarry wall, inserted in the theme "De Abîme au Azur" ("From the Abyss to the Blue"), at the Les Lapidiales site, Port D`Envaux, France.
Artist's comments:
Using the hand, one of the most expressive elements of the human body, I tried to impress the idea of the effort needed to make a big carving as this and in this conditions, and also the amount of energy expended to build, bit by bit, an artistic career. It`s curious to see as the hand took shape how easily people identify it as an mountain climber hand. They saw the character suspended in the void and struggling to reach the next gripping point in the rock. In other words, they identify themselves with the needed effort to achieve a greater goal in their live.
Dimensions/size: 700 x 1000 x 80 cm (height x width x depth)
approx: 22 ft 11 3/5 in x 32 ft 9 2/3 in x 2 ft 7 1/2 in
Edition:
Medium: limestone
Sculptor: Sandra Borges [sculptor profile]
Price: Price on Application
Availability: No, artwork probably sold out
Category: Monumental Sculptures
Public Art Sculpture
Spiritual sculpture
Anatomy, Hands and Feet and other human parts of the body Sculptures
Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs
Weight:
Title: A Mão
Finish:
Recommended Usage: Indoors and as a Garden Sculpture
Year: 2011
If you would like to contact us about this sculpture for any reason including commission discussion then please click the button below.
Or contact ArtParkS about this sculptor:
Or contact the artist / artist's representative via this website regarding this sculpture:
Or contact the artist / artist's representative via this website:

Tags:
Limestone Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs sculpture by sculptor Sandra Borges titled: 'A Mão' - Artwork View 1Limestone Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs sculpture by sculptor Sandra Borges titled: 'A Mão' - Artwork View 2Limestone Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs sculpture by sculptor Sandra Borges titled: 'A Mão' - Artwork View 3Limestone Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs sculpture by sculptor Sandra Borges titled: 'A Mão' - Artwork View 4Limestone Bas Reliefs or Low Reliefs sculpture by sculptor Sandra Borges titled: 'A Mão' - Artwork View 5

Welcome to Sausmarez Manor Home of ArtParkS Sculpture Park
See the Estate website

© Copyright 1998-2017 ArtParkS International. Bringing Sculpture into the Open.


Can't find what you are looking for? Click here or use the menu to the left

ArtParkS International Limited
Sausmarez Manor, Sausmarez Road, St Martin, Guernsey, GY4 6SG. British Isles.
Tel: +44(0)1481 235571
Fax: +44(0)1481 235572
Skype: Peter_de_Sausmarez
contact form


"To be an artist is to believe in life."
Henry Moore
1898-1986
Customer comment on 'When I saw you (Woman In Hat Head Bust statue sculpture)' by Kay Singla
Dear Peter

Just to say how thrilled and delighted we are with our recent sculpture purchased through Art Parks online – “When I Saw You” by Kay Singla (a truly gifted artist and wonderful person).

Once again, our buying experience has been absolutely first class – both in our dealings with you and Sarah at Art Parks and with the individual sculptors directly.

As you may remember, we have previously bought sculptures via your website ... [Read more]

Mr and Mrs Manning, the Willows, West Sussex, United Kingdom.