By Mike Doyle
"Far from kid's play. An fantastic collection." —Publishers Weekly
Mix millions of LEGO bricks with dozens of artists, and what do you get? Beautiful LEGO, a compendium of LEGO art that showcases a beautiful array of items starting from highly real looking replicas of daily gadgets and recognized monuments to creative renderings of spaceships, mansions, and legendary creatures.
You'll additionally meet the minds at the back of the artwork. Interviews with the artists take you contained in the artistic procedure that turns basic, plastic bricks into extraordinary LEGO masterpieces.
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Or who may have guessed many youngsters have at domestic. humans can appre that i might be assembly the likes of Andre A gassi, ciate a marble statue at a museum, but if Conan O’Brien, David Copperfield, Warren Beatty, they pass domestic that evening, it's very uncertain they and President Clinton, all due to my LEGO could have a slab of marble they could begin chipping paintings? LEGO actually has no limits. Who is familiar with the place away at. yet humans have LEGO bricks, and while it will probably take you? Stairway 2009 forty five 46 Red costume 2013 forty seven 48 (opposite) Frozen determine 2011 (right) Melting guy 2011 forty nine Monsters, extraterrestrial beings, and Creatures 50 (opposite) Tyler Clites Paradise Frost 2012 (above) Nathan Proudlove Audrey2 2008 fifty one 52 (left) Alex Fojtik The Hatchery 2009 (right) Nathan Proudlove Catercrawler 2012 fifty three 54 (opposite) Robert Heim Royal Robots 2011 (above) Rayland Libero Tsu-Ka Technician 2011 fifty five 56 Eero Okkonen Gortrund 2011 Karmenna 2010 (opposite) (above) fifty seven 58 Eero Okkonen (opposite best) Neyva 2010 (opposite backside) Kathrienna 2011 (bottom) The Snowman 2010 A. Anderson (top) Alien Cyborg Astronaut 2010 fifty nine 60 Shannon Sproule “Secret Seahorse” conflict Beast 2010 “Thriller Whale” conflict Beast 2010 (above) Mongrol ABC Warrior CubeDude 2009 (opposite best) (opposite backside) sixty one 62 (opposite) ok. Amida Na Pegasus Automaton 2011 (above) Lino Martins Centaur - Ajax the nice 2010 sixty three Tweets sixty four by way of Thomas Poulsom 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 Plastic Menagerie (above) ok. Amida Na Chihuahua 2011 (opposite) seventy two Huang Shin-Kai 黃信凱 Westie 2012 73 (above) Tyler Clites hour of darkness Snack 2012 (opposite) seventy four ok. Amida Na Clown Anemone Fish 2011 75 76 Gabriel Thomson (opposite) New Holland Honeyeater 2011 Eric Constantino massive Eyed LEGO Duck 2006 (right) sizeable Eyed LEGO Peacock 2011 (left) MisaQa (bottom) Birds 2005 seventy seven 78 Dave Kaleta It’s difficult Being eco-friendly (Dissected Frog) 2010 seventy nine 80 (opposite) Tyler Clites nice White Nautilus 2009 (above) MisaQa Snails 2004 eighty one 82 (opposite) Tim Goddard Rearing Stallion 2011 (above) Sven Junga Seahorse 2011 eighty three Mike Nieves Why LEGO? i like development. Ever in view that i used to be a child, I’ve loved developing new issues. Out of the entire mediums within which i'll convey my creativity, LEGO stood out. whilst a baby, I observed its bene suits. it really is thoroughly recyclable: you should use any piece many times. Any funds you spend in this pastime capability your assortment grows, which isn’t the case with portray or so much different works of art. blunders are continuously fixable, and also you don’t need to begin your undertaking from scratch. And, cleansing up in all fairness uncomplicated. it really is excellent for me. I get pleasure from either the complexity and ease of what I do. i love to construct a bit of small. (If I construct something too massive, then my provide of items begins to dwindle! ) My favourite topics are animals, characters, and creatures. the main points required for these types of types ability I can’t construct too small, another way the good points turn into imprecise.