Stunning Wire Sculptures Capture The Movement Of The Human Body

Posted on Other Stuff 14

It seems strange, but cold, thin wires are one of the best materials when an artist wants to represent the human form. These elegant and fluid wire sculptures by Richard Stainthorp, an artist based in Richmond in the U.K., seem like dancers or woodland spirits captured in mid-stride.

Wires are perfect for imitating the muscles and curves that we associate with the human body.

wire-sculptures-richard-stainthorp-1

wire-sculptures-richard-stainthorp-2

wire-sculptures-richard-stainthorp-3

wire-sculptures-richard-stainthorp-4

wire-sculptures-richard-stainthorp-5-1

wire-sculptures-richard-stainthorp-7-1

wire-sculptures-richard-stainthorp-9-1

wire-sculptures-richard-stainthorp-10-1

wire-sculptures-richard-stainthorp-4