Katie hosmer's Blog Posts Tagged 'Michel de Broin' (2)

10,000 Volts of Electricity Zap Energy Into a Medieval Statue

Overpower is a creative little sculpture that portrays a battle between a Medieval knight and a modern lightbulb. Created by artist Michel de Broin, the small bronze statue is mid-swing with a sword that seems to have shattered the bulb. As a result of his attack, the Middle Ages warrior is occasionally greeted with 10,000 volts of electricity that engage with his sword in a visual…


Added by katie hosmer on November 12, 2013 at 8:00am — 1 Comment

Giving New Life to Old Objects

Montreal-born and Berlin-based artist Michel de Broin challenges expectations and accepted norms of the world around us. He finds playful ways to combine his art with common objects. His bio explains, “He sets out to render visible, through richly profound metaphors and analogies, the forces at work in the movement of the energies which guide our actions and govern our impulses.”



Added by katie hosmer on May 3, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments


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