The Amazing Stone Sculptures Of Hirotoshi Itoh

I think that this trend of divert solid materials is not ready to stop in the contemporary art world, to my delight. Here ,the work of Hirotoshi Itoh, a Japanese artist who likes to divert first aspect of stones into something visually flexible and useful.

I find his work really interesting, because it is just as difficult, if not more, than working marble, because here, the mass is already formed, irregular, and the surface being smaller is more difficult to work.

My favorites are those zipped with gold and silver stones, the wallet and the water drop which is simply amazing.

What about the stones with teeth….well, I find it quite funny, though, somewhat disturbing ….

And you which ones are your favorite?

metal_age2_by_jiyuseki-d4mcq4r hirotoshi itoh coin_pouch_by_jiyuseki2 Coin_by_jiyuseki2 Cogwheel_by_jiyuseki2 Zippered_Coin_Purse_by_jiyuseki6 A_heavy_bag_by_jiyuseki stone-sculptures-by-hirotoshi-itoh-3 pie36 stone-sculptures-by-hirotoshi-itoh-4 Stuffed-Stone-stone-sculpture-by-Jiyuseki-Hirotoshi-Ito kamennyie-miniatyuryi-hirotoshi-itoh-14

About these ads


  1. Reblogged this on martinmackovic95 and commented:
    Nagyon erdekes


  2. mahtab8 says:

    Reblogged this on On the Other Side of the Pond and commented:
    So freaking cool.


  3. tonysweetjohnson says:

    Reblogged this on Tonysweet johnson.


  1. […] The Amazing Stone Sculptures Of Hirotoshi Itoh | TRENDOLOGIE […]


  2. […] По материалам:  Flickr  / DeviantArt  / inhabitat / jiyuseki / thetrendologie / boredpanda […]


  3. […] we end with some art: a flight of stairs in San Francisco, the amazing stone sculptures of Hirotoshi Itoh, a time exposure of a helicopter landing at night, a very talented make-up artist who can […]


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 404 other followers

%d bloggers like this: