BERT sculpture by Juan Isasa

BERT sculpture by Juan Isasa

BERT is spider is made of common iron wire twisted and re-twisted until I got the final desired look. The abdomen is casted in polyurethane from a mould (I have disposed of it in Singapore…

HORSE sculpture by Juan Isasa

HORSE sculpture by Juan Isasa

HORSE is a sober bust of a white equine. This is a project I had on the back of my mind for several years already. I felt not ready on my knowledge with the techniques…

BOMBYX MORI

BOMBYX MORI

Bombyx Mori or silkworm. This whimsical shape it’s a mixture of tentacles, a flower and 17th century Japanese silk print. Each element is a constant in my work. I have made before tentacled animals, like…

I AM NOT POISONOUS

I AM NOT POISONOUS

I AM NOT POISONOUS by Juan Isasa it’s a unique spider and unique Insect. Reduced size of this colourful creature. This is sort of a signature creation, being these spiders the figurative transformation of my…

REDNESS

REDNESS

Redness by Juan Isasa. Unique spider, unique Insect. Creation made in Fibreglass 2017 Reduced size of this colourful creature. This is sort of a signature creation, being these spiders the figurative transformation of my fears…

KIWUN

KIWUN

It’s inspired by a kiwi, but has much larger legs and protruding eyes to observe the world around. Painted with resin mixed with black and white taint, the dripping effect on the intersections of both…

AMMONITE

AMMONITE

Prehistoric creature, ascendant of the contemporary Nautilus. Ammonites sculpture captivates the contrast of the hard spiralled shell (made in Aluminium) and the fluidity of the soft tissue from the tentacles (made with coloured epoxy). I made…

TENTACLE

TENTACLE

Unique concept of a squid sucker emerging from the ground. Because of the size, bringing to life the whole animal is not (by now…) an option. I wanted to recreate the details of the individual…

Scream!

Scream!

Scream is a silk bird, with a single leg, a single eye, a dark flame coming out from the other eye socket and a black wired beak. Created with a technique of rolling patches of…

BIRD V

BIRD V

Little bird, just a pleasure to the eyes. Wire, glass (May 2014)

VOLTURE

VOLTURE

Volture was created using new techniques for me (riveted aluminium, fibreglass and epoxy). This is the first piece where the eyes are also crafted with epoxy, and not using stone or glass as I normally…

EMPTINESS

EMPTINESS

  In this case, EMPTINESS is created around the eyes. They are two polished corals I bought several years ago in my beloved Panjiayuan market in Beijing. When I show them I fell in love…

KATIE THE METAMORPH

KATIE THE METAMORPH

Katie is flamboyant and exhibit with pride her colours, her feathers, antennas, etc. I used glass balls from China, silk and feathers from Indonesia and iron from Singapore, so she is truly Asian. Nature is…

RHINO

RHINO

  Rhino is meant to be hanged from the wall. It has a lateral degree, that will make the appearance as it is alive, contemplating the surrounding with its quiet eyes. The horn depicts Japanese…

HYPNOTIC

HYPNOTIC

  Funky metal bird, with my trademark eyes of spirals. It is a small but grooving creature willing to spiced up wherever it might be. Metal wire , papier maché (Oct 2013) H 25/ W…

SPLIT SPIDER

SPLIT SPIDER

  This is the last of the first series of 4 small spiders that I started in Beijing.  This last one I finished it in Jakarta. The abdomen is inspired on a praying mantis withe a touch…

FLOWER POWER!

FLOWER POWER!

  Flower Power is a small imaginary flower with a body of paper maché and wire stamens. It was created in Jakarta and I was inspired with the exuberant and exotic flowers from Java Island….

CRANE

CRANE

With Crane I intended to create a graced and slender creature, with a curious mind trying to understand what is seeing. Is not timid, since is approaching, and it has my signature spiral eyes. Metal…

JAPANESE TURTLE sculpture

JAPANESE TURTLE sculpture

Japanese Turtle sculpture carries on the shell the symbols of 18 Japanese medieval shields. In the Asian tradition, turtles are very auspicious animals, and brings luck to their owners. Metal wire , stone, papier maché (Jul 2013)…

SPIDER III

SPIDER III

Spiked spider painted with vivid and twisted colors. This is the 3rd of a series of 4 spiders. Metal wire , papier maché (Nov 2012) H 28 / W 32 / D 30 / Kg…

ELEPHANT

ELEPHANT

Metal elephant with ears on the wind. Created with a big size to allocate its enormous green eyes, and give the trunk the intended flexibility and movement. Metal wire , glass, papier maché (Oct 2012)…

MANTIS

MANTIS

This insect is saying HI!!! just want to hug you Metal wire , papier maché (Aug 2012) H 22 / W 25 / D 27 / Kg 1  

CHAMALEON

CHAMALEON

Skinny reptile, made in Gili Islands during trip to those beautiful islands Metal wire , papier maché (Aug 2012) H 15 / W 10 / D 19 / Kg 1  

PENGUIN

PENGUIN

Inquisitive pinguïn, needs to learn about this world and absorb though his deep blue see eyes. Metal wire , glass, papier maché (Jul 2012) H  53 / W 29 / D 32 / Kg 6  

DOG

DOG

Metal wire , glass (Jun 2012) H  43 / W 22 / D 67 / Kg 8

RAVEN

RAVEN

  Ravens has special significances in different cultures. Some have very negative image and others very positive. According to Scandinavian mythology, Odin sacrificed his own eye to have two ravens (Huginn and Muninn) able to fly…

DAUBER

DAUBER

Metal wire , plaster (Apr 2012) H 20 / W 32 / D 53 / Kg 5

SPIDER I & SPIDER II
OSTRICH

OSTRICH

Metal wire, glass (Oct 2011) H  72 / W 19 / D  32 / Kg 5  

THE GENUINELY ANGRY BIRD
BUNNY

BUNNY

Metal wire , glass (Aug 2011) H  42 / W 37 / D  51 / Kg 8      

LICE

LICE

Metal wire , glass (Jul 2011) H  35 / W 60 / D  92 / Kg 12    

SNAIL

SNAIL

Metal wire , papier maché (May 2011) H  16 / W 18 / D 30 / Kg 2

GECKO

GECKO

Metal wire , glass (Apr 2011) H  30 / W 100 / D 100 / Kg 14

SCORPIO
KIWI

KIWI

Metal wire, stone, papier maché (Feb2011) H  98 / W 45 / D 78 / Kg 8 Buy Kiwi here!!  

ACARUS

ACARUS

Metal wire , papier maché (Jan 2011) H 43 / W 53 / D 48 / Kg  5

FISH

FISH

Metal wire, papier maché (Dic 2010) H  31 / W  22 / D  55 / Kg  6

ANT

ANT

Metal wire , glass (Nov 2010) H 25 / W 36 / D 39 / Kg 5 Ant is one of my dearest creatures. The head, the abdomen, the position and specially the amazing eyes…

BIRD

BIRD

Metal wire , papier maché (Aug 2010) H 25 / W 19 / D 19 / Kg 1

BLACK WIDOW

BLACK WIDOW

Black widow is big. Scary, menacing and yet have a lovable personality of an insect. I enjoyed her construction very much, the defying structure of the legs and the abdomen it was a beautiful challenge….

FROG

FROG

Metal wire , lightbulbs (Oct 2009) H  90 / W 50 / D 200 / Kg 45