CaveDigger | Ra Paulette Spent 10 Years Carving A Giant Sandstone Cave

Ra Paulette Spent 10 Years Carving A Giant Cave – Alone With His Dog

For the last 10 years, American artist Ra Paulette has been walking alone into New Mexico’s desert to work. He spends his time carving a sandstone cave that he found, turning it into a wonderful subterranean space full of light.

CAVE-DIGGER-01 CAVE-DIGGER-03 CAVE-DIGGER-04 CAVE-DIGGER-05-1024x574With no one but his dog for company, Paulette created different designs and styles for every cavern, giving each one very specific qualities and textures. CAVE-DIGGER-06 CAVE-DIGGER-09The purpose of this gigantic artwork is to create an environment that would inspire “spiritual renewal and personal well being.” It will also serve as a venue for artistic events once it’s finished. CAVE-DIGGER-10 CAVE-DIGGER-11

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