Mit ‘Florida’ getaggte Beiträge

Federico Uribe hat’s sich zu einer seiner Lebensaufgaben gemacht, überlebensgroße Menschen aus Stiften zu formen. Der Contemporary Art-Künstler hat schon mehrere weltweite Ausstellungen hinter sich… Wenn man den zusammengesteckten Figuren genauer in die Augen guckt, dann erkennt man sogar die ein oder andere Gefühlsregung! Mir war zumindest bei dem Sohn so, nicht wahr? Wie gesagt, sogar an ein Interview von ihm sind wir gelangt, das so Einiges über diesen nicht ganz alltäglichen Kerl mit Sitz in Florida aussagt!

We have the opportunity to get an intimate view into the world of artist Federico Uribe; Federico speaks on the motivation behind a prolific artistic output, working relationships with objects and creating beauty from the raw materials of his surroundings. Also watch the interview made with him further down below.

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Sandburgen Klappe die Zweite! Nach dem ersten Knaller präsentieren wir nun den nächste Serie Sandmeisterwerken, aber diesmal die Topmodelle aus der ganzen Welt…

After our first serie, we have in the meantime collected some stunning sand sculptures for your inspiration. We believe their beauty encourages creativity and imagination. The saddest part of sand sculptures, is the sand. You spend hours, on something that will be let go at the end. It should be a sin to waste such concentrated effort. There must be some sort of way to preserve these wonders.

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* In 1961, during spring training in Florida, LIFE gave 25-year-old Yankee shortstop Tony Kubek a camera and asked him to photograph his teammates: Mantle, Berra, Maris, Ford, and the rest of the players on what would, in time, be seen as one of the greatest teams in baseball history.

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* A video of waterskiing by some of the skiers in the world, such as Sacha Descuns, Luis Noguera, 2nd and 3rd world u21 champions. The skiers are from the Vincent Soubiron’s team, from different countries but training in Florida and France.
Skiers: Kate Adriaensen, JB Faisy, Alvaro Noguera, Sasha Descuns, Luis Noguera, Vincent Alias, Claudi Quera, Thomas Niola, Mathieu Boone, Matteo Marie, Alice Defforge. Watch & enjoy!

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