Presentation on theme: "“ Junk Art is the formation of sculptures from found objects or junk. The recycled parts that go into making Junk Art are found in the most remote places."— Presentation transcript:
“ Junk Art is the formation of sculptures from found objects or junk. The recycled parts that go into making Junk Art are found in the most remote places and that is part of the exciting world of creating recycled Junk sculptures. By viewing junk art you will see creativity unmatched and artists that is helping to make the world cleaner and more beautiful through sculpture.”
What is junk art? “Three-dimensional art made from junked materials, such as metal, glass, or wood”
Junk Artist Profile;Steve Oatway He is a Junk Artist, painter and an arts director His official title is Australia’s Greatest Junk Artist He worked as a toilet cleaner, gardener, driver, welder, finance manager and customer service supervisor until 2004 and become a fulltime artist after being a hobby artist. He then spent two years teaching junk art and welding whilst living and working on an Aboriginal Community in Central Australia. He is inspired by positive feedback about my Art from complete strangers from all over the world whom I have inspired through my website.
Artwork; Scrap Stallion In this artwork, It is said that scrap metals are used collected from a scrap yard. It looks like a horse on two legs standing up. Feelings are conveyed through the horse seeming scary and you feel in some way intimidated. The artwork challenges traditional sculptures as its larger and made with more scrap metal and larger pieces.