3D sculptures depicting paintings by Flemish classicalÊpainters Jeroen Bosch, Jan Van Eyck and Hans Memling.
Inspired by Jan van Eyck and other 15th-century Flemish painters, 40 artists came together over 60 days to produce sculptures for a new museum in Bruges.
The Musea Sculpta, in the shadow of Bruges's Saint-Salvator Cathedral, hopes to attract tourists with a modern take on the works of the Flemish masters.
The 700 square-metre museum was designed by artist Alexander Deman to house works inspired by Renaissance painters Van Eyck, Hans Memling and Hieronymus Bosch.
After 20 years of hosting ice and sand sculpture festivals in Belgium and France, Deman, a Bruges native, said he wanted to create something more permanent and feature the works of the early Flemish Renaissance painters because "they represent the birth of the depth technique in their paintings".
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Chinese artist Ai Weiwei unveiled a new installation in Mexico that tells the story of 43 students likely massacred five years ago in a case that exposed government stonewalling and complicity in abuses, a frequent theme for the dissident artist.
It taught children — and their parents — a lesson without ever making it feel like anything other than a great story. “The Rabbit Listened” was all about the importance of listening and being present, particularly when someone is grieving.
More than 75 years after being looted by Nazi troops during World War Two, a stolen painting has been returned to its rightful home in Florence.
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