Motorbike gift artwork

Motorbike gift artwork

made of scrap metal parts

Painted with transparent varnish for anti-rust protection

Dimensions: 30×20 x 25cm height, 10Kg with package

Can be created on custom dimensions and design

The artwork shown in picture is not available. A new artwork will be created.

Slight changes can occur.

Processing time: 10 days

Shipping with Greek Post Service:

5-10 days in Europe

10-15 days to all the rest of the world

Watch a video on how Giannis creates metal sculptures

580.00 inc. VAT

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Motorbike gift artwork

Motorbike gift artwork made of scrap metal parts

 

Where did I get my influence about this car metal art?

The natural environment of African landscape, the primitive way of life and my father?s metal workshop where I used to spend many hours playing are the basic reasons that led me to metal sculpture by using engine?s spare parts. They provide me with shapes and forms which I weld, grind, polish and finally varnish. I feel that I always have something new to discover which lead to new ideas and inventions. Using parts is about constructing, assembling, disassembling. Try the infinite possibilities of combining various objects to form what I have in my mind.?Metal bird sculpture is a combination of figurative and industrial art.

 

Watch a video on how Giannis creates metal sculptures

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My current themes are mostly humanoid. As am attempt to show the fragile nature of mankind through the birth cycle, the creation process, motherhood, love. On the other side, I experience metal sculpture as a game and revive my need to play by creating vehicles such as motorbikes, cars and trains.

The strong needs of an individual to explain his existence, to seek his origins, the power of the mind are themes that fascinate me. A challenge for me would be in creating huge metal sculptures involving movement in order to create kinetic sculptures (kinetic art). I admire kinetic artists such as Jean Tinguely, Alexander Calder and classic sculptors such as Henry Moore, David Smith. My goal through my artwork is to convey the way I experience life and my exploration of art by using an industrial material which is being transformed to an unusual medium in Art.

 

Who invented motorcycles?

Gottlieb Daimler
Experimentation and invention
The first internal combustion, petroleum fueled motorcycle was the Daimler Reitwagen. It was designed and built by the German inventors Gottlieb Daimler and Wilhelm Maybach in Bad Cannstatt, Germany in 1885.
Source: wikipedia

Weight10 kg
Dimensions30 × 20 × 25 cm