Posts Tagged 'microscopic'

Etching Castles On Single Grains Of Sand

sandcastleFrom TheCreatorsProject –

After four years of trial-and-error experimentation, artist Vik Muniz and artist/researcher Marcelo Coelho successfully created drawings as tiny as they are tremendous: magnificent castles etched onto microscopic grains of sand—a complete and innovative reversal of building a sand castle.

Read more and watch a video HERE.



Worlds Smallest Handmade Sculptures By UK Artist

Willard Wigan from Birmingham, UK, has created the worlds smallest piece of artwork – a sculpted gold motorbike inside a hollowed out piece of human stubble. The artwork has been created from a flake of gold from a chain which has been crafted into the shape of a chopper and inserted into a hollowed out fragment of stubble from Willards chin which measures 0.0035inch. To create the masterpiece Willard had to hold his breathe and work between heartbeats.


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