CROC  Juan Isasa’s sculpture

CROC Juan Isasa’s sculpture

I always wanted to create a croc. In order of giving the details I wanted, it needed to be big. But a full size croc is way to big so I decided to do the…

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…

WHITE TEARS

WHITE 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…

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…

BIOLUMINESCENT NATURE

BIOLUMINESCENT NATURE

This is my selection of bioluminescent creatures, glowing creatures and wonders of this planet. From the woods to the deep-sea depths. Bioluminescence ˌbʌɪə(ʊ)luːmɪˈnɛs(ə)ns/Submit noun the biochemical emission of light by living organisms such as glow-worms and…

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…

BLOG. Microscopic
BLOG. WABI-SABI, the art of imperfection

BLOG. WABI-SABI, the art of imperfection

  The Japanese tradition of wabi-sabi offers an inspiring new way to look at your whole life.   The kanji of wabi-sabi (侘寂) is constituted of侘(びる-wabiru), roughly meaning grieving or feeling sorrow, and 寂(しい-sabishii) meaning…

BLOG. Masks

BLOG. Masks

This is the first post on my blog, and since its about beauty, I am displaying my current mask collection, which I enjoy very much. As you will see most are from China (my mask…

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)

GEISHA II

GEISHA II

Bust of a Geisha, with the hairdo as a main focus to recreate. I used a very thick red cord and inserted wire inside to modulate the shapes and form of the intricate Japanese hairstyle…

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…