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Aske and the art of plywood

Art, Illustration

Posted by Creative Review, 13 June 2011, 17:36    Permalink    Comments (18)

Russian graphic artist Aske created a series of striking plywood artworks for a recent Moscow show

Aske starts with a sheet of plywood onto which he transposes his drawings

The individual pieces are then cut out

re-assembled

and painted in acrylics

before being mounted

This latest series of pieces was shown at the Faces&Laces Street Culture Show in Moscow earler this month.

See more of Aske's work here

18 Comments

These are stunning! It reminds me of the krypton factor.
Jamie portch
2011-06-13 18:13:19


I wood buy one... (and that's no ply).
Andrew
2011-06-14 09:19:38


Great craftsmanship, love to have one of these hanging on my wall!
Billy
2011-06-14 09:39:54


Yes, they fit straight into one of the shops from Spitafields Market - next to a stenciled poster of Scarface.
Jamie
2011-06-14 10:02:33


Reminds me of fuzzy felt and I like fuzzy felt.
Rob
2011-06-14 10:23:55


natural modern
badinicreateam
2011-06-14 10:42:40


These are great
zuko
2011-06-14 10:55:50


I feel they look more interesting without being painted
Ian C
2011-06-14 11:55:16


simply great
sara scharaf
2011-06-14 13:19:27


fuck me — these are amazing.
James Nelson
2011-06-14 17:43:04


these are incredible, great detail
laurie
2011-06-16 01:27:03


This is just wonderful work.
maggie miller
2011-06-16 01:49:54


Seems very close to HunterGatherer's work, technique:

http://huntergatherer.net/project.php?id=81

http://huntergatherer.net/news/?p=439

http://huntergatherer.net/project.php?id=282
andy
2011-06-16 16:48:01


This is gorgeous and makes me want to break out the balsa wood and saw! Awesome
Chicago Creative Agency
2011-06-16 17:31:48


Slick footage, concept driven, touch of humour, entertainment value in USS
sistemas
2011-06-17 03:45:42


Beautiful stuff. I like the idea of using balsa as you can just use a knife to cut it.
Different woods would have different looks too.
Beautiful ideas.
Suffolk Graphic Designer
2012-11-12 10:35:33


I would love to see some of these on my walls.
Martin Lewis
2012-11-21 15:43:41


Very cool idea, I love seeing new techniques like this!
Kira
2013-02-28 04:36:12


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