Sam is the quintessential renaissance man. This is a conceptual artist whose skill is entirely natural and believes his unique style is the result of his lack of formal training. Sam finds the visualization of a sculpture as natural as the act of breathing. He trained as a scientist, dentist and is a published author, novelist and an accomplished photographer.
All artwork by Sam Umaria Contemporary British sculptor
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'Death in the Afternoon (abstract ContemporaryBull Ring sculpture)' by Sam Umaria
Description: Abstract Symbolism Sculpture For Sale of Red Flag and Black Horn, Bull Fighting By Sam Umaria Inspired By Ernst Hemingway`s Book. This sculpture was inspired by the drama of life and death in the bullring of Pamplona. Man pitting his skill against beast. The title comes from the book of the same name by Ernest Hemmingway ? an aficionado of the blood sport. There are other deeper meanings hidden behind the cape. It could also represent male virility in interplay with the female cape. This is a wall mounted / hanging sculpture.
'Doves (abstract Pair Billing and Cooing statue/statuette/figurines)' by Sam Umaria
Description: Small Figurative Metal Semi Abstract Post Modern Contemporary Minimalist Pair of Doves Sculptures for Sale Symbolically Borrowing Inspiration from Brancusi`s Bird in Space in Cast Aluminium and Stainless Steel. This sculpture takes its origin from simple Geometric shapes. The extrusion of a Cubic Form into a Sphere and then into a Pyramid take on the shape of the Doves. The sculptor Sam Umaria has a refreshingly different approach to all his sculptures and he delves into what has gone before and Modernism and comes up with a Contemporary solution that is Semi Figurative Abstract, as can be seen here. Have a look at his other sculptures and statuettes and see what I mean.... Aspiration, Madonna and Child, Manhattan, Ths Fencers, the Javlin thrower, and Woman Reading Statues Or some of his pure abstract sculptures.... Death in the Afternoon, Diablo, Eve, Mystique, The Last Supper, The Wrestlers
Size: 37 x 37 x 37 cm (height x width x depth) It is a statuette sculpture It is a lifesize sculpture
'Madonna and Child (bronze Mother and Baby contemporary statuettes)' by Sam Umaria
Description: This sculpture portrays the unique bond between Mother and Child or Baby or IInfant in this Sculpture For Sale. It Symbolizes the birth of one from the other, a natural progression, being part of the same flesh and blood. Bronze and Stainless Steel Contemporary Post Modern Maddonna and Infant Jesus (Mother and Child) Indoor or Inside Statuette By the Versatile and Accomplished International Sculptor Sam Umaria.
'Wrestlers (Small abstract Contemporary Infinity bronze statues)' by Sam Umaria
Description: AbstractRGood and Evil so Evenly Balanced by the sculptor, Sam Umaria, used the Greek symbol for infinity to portray the struggle between two wrestlers and capture their glistening form bathed in sweat in polished bronze. This sculpture tries to represents the ever-present balance between good and evil or right and wrong. It portrays our own struggle within ourselves and others when we become part of the sculpture through our reflection and the image of ourselves becomes distorted and disrupted.
'Aspiration (bronze and stainless Steel abstract Contemporary statuette)' by Sam Umaria
Description: Aspiration Small Abstract Indoor Inside Interior Stainless Steel and Bronze Sculpture or statuette or figurine is the Three dimensional representation of how Sam Umaria executes the letter S of his name. It represents Energy Directed Forward and Upward in a precise and exacting fashion but with Emotion and Sensitivity. A single line, a focused thought, a Dynamic Force, a Sensual Humanbeing!.
'Mystique (Minimalist Symbolic abstract/Contemporary Face sculptures)' by Sam Umaria
Description: Minimalist Semi Abstract Depiction of a Veiled Beautiful Woman`s Face Statues for sale by the Versatile and Immaginative Sam Umaria Whose Sculptures have a Strong underlying Unity of Originality, though each one is so different from each other. The Vibrant and Vivacious Women of the Arabian Subcontinent hide behind the veil in order to avoid bringing shame on the family. The face is by far the most important part of the human form in fundamental Islamic society and its sanctity must be preserved even if the price is death. Amorphous black forms glide in-groups through marble malls, following a solitary man at a given distance. This sculpture hints at the Vibrant, Sensuous Form without being explicit.
'Eve (abstract Contemporary Modern Symbolic Love and Lust sculpture/statue)' by Sam Umaria
Description: The Symbolic Contemporary Post Modern Minimalist Abstract Half Heart and half Buttocks or Breast Sculpture Depicting the 2 sides of Eve in Black Cast Aluminium and the position of the forbidden fruit, ?the Apple?, in the Garden of Eden and the mirroring Female Anatomy was used as a reference point for this work. The Naked Abstract Form seemingly walks towards the viewer when viewed from either the front or rear in an act of Perpetual Seduction. The Olduvai Gorge in Tanzania (East Africa) is where Dr. Leakey discovered the remains of the oldest known human ancestor named Lucy in 1959. It is believed to be the cradle of mankind. Eve was black, hence the color of this sculpture.
'Manhattan Lady (Coloured Linear Contemporary nude sculpture/statue)' by Sam Umaria
Description: Flat Aluminium Sheet Contemporary Suspended Wall Hanging Indoor Interior Symbolic Manhattan Lady Sculptures or Wall Plaque statues For Sale. By The Highly Original and Successful Sculptor Sam UmariaThe name originates from the cocktail of the same name. This is a sculpture that focuses on the triangular shape of the cocktail glass and the female form in a revealing cocktail dress. The Nipples represent ends of Bottles on a Shelf or Even Olives. This is a Wall Mounted / Hanging Sculpture. Each piece will be dimensionally different and therefore unique.
'The Last Supper (Symbolic Contemporary abstract statues)' by Sam Umaria
Description: Symbolic Contemporary Post Modern Representation of the Last Supper in Stainless Steel and Cast Aluminium in Sculpture of today For Sale, by the Ever to surprise us Original Sculptor Sam Umaria Over the centuries The Last Supper has fascinated many of the great artists. In this work the differing personalities and diverse background of the main characters in this drama are represented by the different colors of the plates and their relative position to Christ (the white plate), Judas (the black plate) and Peter the rock at the very bottom (the Papal purple plate). The spilt wine signifies the spilling of Christ blood and the Chalice reflects the image of the viewer, making them unwilling accomplices in the tragedy. `Forgive them for they know not what they do.` The nature of the hierarchical system of the church, together with the inherent instability of its multitude of offshoots is also portrayed in the unevenly balanced plates. Never before has the Last Supper been portrayed with such simplicity but yet with devastating effect. There are no halos or robed figures and yet even to the uninitiated there is no ambiguity in what this sculpture represents.
'Woman Reading (abstract Indoor bronze Lying statuette)' by Sam Umaria
Description: Bronze Recumbent Lying Abstract Post Modern Contemporary Woman Reading a Book statues or sculptures for saleby Sam Umaria. This sculpture of Woman and Book explores the Grace, fluidity and Femininity of the Gentle Female Stylised Form, with Sam Umaria the Sculptors usual Skill and originality.
'Fencers (Minimalist abstract Energy and Movement statue/statuettes)' by Sam Umaria
Description: This is an Exquisite Semi Abstract Minimalist Contemporary Sculpture For Sale of Atheletes Fencing that Captures the Action, Fluidity and the Balance of the Fencers in this Sport. Nobly depicted by Sam Umaria with yet another Original piece of Brilliance.
'Javelin Thrower (abstract Action Contemporary/Sport Metal sculptures)' by Sam Umaria
Description: Small Semi Contemporary Abstract Minimalist Athletic Javelin Thrower Statue in Stainless Steel Metal by Sam Umaria For Sale. This is an Exquisite Sculpture that Captures the Fluidity and Energy of the Javelin thrower.
'Diablo (abstract Egg Shaped Internal Struggle sculpture)' by Sam Umaria
Description: Metal Aluminium and Stainless Steel Abstract Representing the Eternal Intternal Struggle Between Good and Evil By the the Ever Challenging Sculptor Abstract Sculptor Sam Umaria.This sculpture represents the Battle between the Subconscious and the Conscious. Here the Dark Force Diametrically Opposes the Vitality of Life. Hence the Symbolic Interplay of Black and Red. The devil emerges and takes form from within the egg shape as it cracks The egg represents the perfect form, the untarnished purity of life before birth.
"All my life as an artist I have asked myself: What pushes me continually to make sculpture? I have found the answer. art is an action against death. It is a denial of death. " Jacques Lipchitz 1891-1973
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