Selcuk Yilmaz’s Hammered Animal Steel Head Sculptures

Selcuk Yilmaz’s Hammered Animal Steel Head Sculptures

They used to make swords, arrows and armor with the steel. Artists never really loved it for its hardness, inflexibility and lack of versatility. May be rightly so, since what else you could make from steel except something to cut, claw or eat with. Think again! there might be something more. Think from the perspective of someone creative. here is an artist you must see

Using very fine and thin shreds of welded steel, Turkish artist and sculptor Selcuk Kelmiz carves stunning heads of animals into steel sculptures. The animals that he has featured include Tiger, fox, lynx.

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