DOUBLE FACE ON A STICK sculpture by Juan Isasa
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…

OJO AZAM1

OJO AZAM1

Epoxy resin made, this eye is the natural continuation of my exploration of the human nature and more specifically the eyes. I have always take the eyes into great consideration in my artworks, because if…

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…

OJO AZVER2

OJO AZVER2

Epoxy resin made, this eye is the natural continuation of my exploration of the human nature and more specifically the eyes. I have always take the eyes into great consideration in my artworks, because if…

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…

BLACK TEARS

BLACK TEARS

RACISM is back. This debate I though was already settled, but politicians, supremacists, and even common citizens are bringing it back. By different actions, regulations, opinions, votes, etc. human are still building walls among each…

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…

MEDUSA

MEDUSA

Copper, stone, silk (February 2015) H  61 / W 41 / D  32 / Kg 5 Medusa face made by patchwork of copper sheets and green stone eyes. What attracted me to create this mythological…

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…

Remembering Ukiyo-E

Remembering Ukiyo-E

This is my first wire human face (also my first kimono!). This delicate geisha is staring to the present with her mind anchored on the Ekiyo-E period. This is a 100% Hokusai inspired art piece:…

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…

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)…

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…

KIWI

KIWI

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

EYE II

EYE II

Metal wire , glass (May 2013) H  23 / W 24 / D  15 / Kg 3 Eye II is inspired by Asian eyes, wonders of nature. I used a black stone to give the depth…

EAR

EAR

Metal wire  (April 2013) H  45 / W 30 / D  15 / 2.5 Kg Ear is an actual representation of my own ear. I am very passionate about human morphology and the beauty of…

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…