Igor Mitoraj Historic Buildings Eros Bendato Krakow Poland Europe Sculpture Head Bronzemary mary2023-02-07T05:49:36-04:00
Igor Mitoraj Historic Buildings Eros Bendato Krakow Poland Europe Sculpture Head Bronze
Nowadays, sculptures can be seen everywhere in many cities. Sculpture is a good work of art. Artists can show their talents in the form of sculpture. Take a look at this Krakow Poland Europe sculpture head bronze. This is a huge head sculpture. His face seemed to be wrapped with several bandages. This was created by the famous artist Igor Mitoraj. This large Krakow Poland Europe sculpture head bronze is perfect for public square.
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Krakow Poland Europe Sculpture Head Bronze
Most of Igor Mitoraj’s works are centered on the broken and distorted human form
This Krakow Poland Europe sculpture head bronze is Eros Bendato, located in the main square of Krakow, is a huge sculpture full of meaning. It is now popular with tourists and local people. It allows you to meditate on post modern art works in the old city with a long history. Eros Bendato is the work of Igor Mitoraj. Igor Mitoraj is one of the most famous sculptors in Poland. His body works have been exhibited in most major cities in the world. Mitoraj studied at Krakow Academy of Art in 1963 and studied under the famous painter Tadeusz Kantor. After many years, he returned in 2003 and displayed a large number of his works in the main square, including Eros Bendato. This Krakow Poland Europe sculpture head bronze was given to Krakow, but its placement there caused some controversy. Mitoraj originally intended to be placed outside Galeria Krakowska, but he insisted that his works were not outside commercial buildings. Although historians and locals protested, it was still placed on the main square with a long history. Most of his works are centered on the broken and distorted human form, combining the classical sculpture of the ancient world with the post-modern concept of pain. His works are usually aimed at solving the beauty and fragility of the human body and the degradation and decay in the process of exploration.
krakow poland europe sculpture head bronze
Can modern art combine tradition with amazing new things?
Today, Krakow Poland Europe sculpture head bronze is often affectionately called “The Head”. It is still located in the main square of Krakow and has become a popular tourist attraction. Visitors came to enjoy Mitoraj’s interesting works, depicting Eros, the Greek god of love and desire, with his head lying on the ground horizontally. The bandage covered his face, explaining the English translation of the sculpture “Eros Bound”, symbolizing the desire of God to be imprisoned. Many people also believe that the fallen figure represents the decline of civilization and human corruption. This is an unknown theme in Krakow’s long history of power exchange and usurpation. Although the meaning of sculpture may be subtle. But it provides a gloomy and eyeless background for taking photos in the historic city center, and reminds people that modern art can combine tradition with amazing new things. These sculptures with a long history are not only an art decoration, but also a good civilization. It can cause people to think more. Aongking also has more sculptures of Igor Mitoraj besides this Krakow Poland Europe sculpture head bronze. Aongking can also custom any art sculptures for you.