Anthill Art

Artist gives amazing insights by using molten aluminum to cast fire ant tunnels. Note: He used only invasive fire ant tunnels, and only when a nest is already scheduled to be removed. – via ifls

10006019_832786783405283_7935556651691333998_o

“I make casts of ant colonies using molten aluminum to fill the tunnels and chambers of the nest. The result is an amazing sculpture showing the intricate detail of the nest architecture.” Check out the artist’s website for more.

 

Ant_hill_casting10296432_845686278782000_3474092799925784581_o 1276547_853892241294737_1042114328316616823_o 10387187_858633590820602_8562405685086694191_o 10497285_880409808642980_1817992219521721732_o 10486123_893939957289965_5290243666356553584_o 1518193_917677164916244_1506373888533691946_o

Check out the amazing making of:

   
  • Share on:
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google +

Hi, I am an art director based in Berlin, Germany. I'm always searching for visual stunning or conceptually interesting pieces of art.

Be first to comment