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THE BEASTS OF ART THAT YOU CANNOT IGNORE

THE BEASTS OF ART THAT YOU CANNOT IGNORE

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French artist Pierre Matter has been a rebel since he was but a boy; then again, weren’t we all? After experimenting with various expressions and materials as an artist, he eventually found his calling in creating larger-than-life steampunk sculptures that are literally detailed to the core.

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Extremely detailed and often larger than the average human being, Matter’s sculptures that bear uncanny resemblances to real-life beasts despite the heavy use of mechanical elements that give them generous amounts of steampunk ‘cred’. Now then, here are some of his magnificent creations.

freud--horse

Pierre Matter (8)

the-great-salto

swimming-rhino

rhino--s-head

raie-mantheus

l--oiseau-du-temps-au-repos

l--oiseau-du-temps

pegasus

miroir--o-mon-miroir

pierre-et-le-lion-retravaill--

Gallery (via i09)

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