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Herman Henstenburgh

Dutch born artist Herman Henstenburgh [1667 – 1726] produced these still life watercolours circa 1700. These paintings progress the floral notoriety of the dutch artists into combine the scientific approach to still … Continue reading

May 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

Sarah Maloney

Sarah Maloney is an artist who uses strong anatomical influences in her work. Her Knitted work (’97-’00) is a collection of finely detailed anatomical pieces using knitted, embroidered and crotched techniques. … Continue reading

February 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

Anita Dube

‘Garland’ by Anita Dube, is from her ‘Silence (Blood Wedding)’ series. It is human vertebrae wrapped in red velvet and were made at a time when her father was dying of cancer.

February 23, 2012 · 1 Comment

Human X-Ray Print Set

Everyone is fascinated by an x-ray… especially ones of broken bones – ouch! Above are sets of x-rays, Human X-Ray Print Set, Roylco® Broken Bones X-Rays™.

January 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Francois Robert Stop the Violence

Francois Robert‘s photography explores the imagery of war depicted in collages of human bones. The poignant text below is taken from his website; ‘The human skeleton is a powerful visual … Continue reading

January 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Noir Dinosaur Bones Rib Cage Cuff

A favourite with the celebrity glitterati, Noir Jewelry has developed this Dinosaur Bones Rib Cage Cuff Bracelet for Walt Disney’s 50th anniversary of Fantasia. Available in Gold or Rhodium plated … Continue reading

January 6, 2012 · 2 Comments

Black Milk Clothing

I found clothing company Black Milk via Cakehead Loves Evil, and wow! It was difficult to choose what to feature, so I’ve just shown a few…. but there’s loads more … Continue reading

October 31, 2011 · 1 Comment

Alessandra Exposito Bone Art

You can just about make out the little mouse on the vertebrae (top left) and chicks in the rib cage (right) of Alessandra Exposito’s ‘Winter’ mixed media on horse skeleton. … Continue reading

October 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

Venice Biennale 4: Pierluigi Fracassi

Look closely at this apparent rug design ‘Damn perfection’ by Pierluigi Fracassi, and you’ll see the pattern is cleverly made from human bones.

September 1, 2011 · Leave a comment