is making art with real bodys. Origined from the idea to cast a real
in detail, I developed a method to make moulds from living persons and
cast art-objects from them.
the Body-Lamp there
are a lot of different ways to make a bodycast an art-object. Sometimes
more useful items (like a tailors-dummy of the own body) or more
(a garden statue).
test is this Body-Lamp,
a wall mounted lamp of a woman's torso. There are a lot of other uses
Creativety knows no limits. Ask me if you want a tailors dummy of
or a special present for your boy- or girlfriend. I will design an
especially for you and give you an estimate.
It is possible
to cast parts of the body or the whole body, like you want it.
Made from colored resin
lid from the backside.
make an object like this you need to make a mould of a living person,
hurting the person. Not an easy task and it asks for total physical
and strength of the model, because depending on the size of the mould
procedure may takeover an hour.
the mould a nontoxic material is used. It is applied in a thin layer
reinforced by plaster, to keep the shape and make the mould stable. The
plaster does not have contact to the skin in large areas, like when
facial moulds with plaster-bandages from the pharmacy. Because
is not good for the skin and does not give that lot of detail like it
wanted here, it is not used as a mouldmaking material. You never should
try to use it!
used for Body-Art
is natural, skinfriendly and also used in cosmetics.
on the final product wanted, the mould then will be filled with a
material. To create a Body-Lamp you
for example a thin layer of coloured epoxy resin.
Resin cast spray
marble and glitter effect.
an original because the mould can only be used once!
finally shows that the work has paid. Every little pore of the skin is
visible in detail.
Resin cast metal finished
of the cast depends on what result is wanted. For the Body-Lamp
the epoxy-piece will be cut to the final shape and polished or painted.
design of the Body-Lamp
is as individual as the body it was casted from and depends on the
also casts possible in other materials, like plaster, concrete, wax or
foam. Depending on your ideas an individual object will be made, which
is unique in shape and look.
Are you curious
now? Then call me!
you an individual estimate.
Body part casted in red resin,
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