Transforming Sculptures from Tomoo Yamaji
From Japanese artist Tomoo Yamaji comes a 'transforming" piece of sculpture that might well rock your mind of the 'toy world'. Two works are shown here: h040101 Fast Mercy (Black/Gold) and h040102 Fast Mercy (Black/Silver), and they look absolutely-sleek-smexy!
Priced at JPY 30,000 per - these builds are not one-of-a-kind works. but made-to-order works. You can actually order them via www.henge-web.jp. Variations on shape and color will continuously be added on this series.
"Every piece of my artworks transforms into multiple forms without removing any parts like TRANSFORMERS toy products. I think my works have 2 aspects of art and toy." ~mentions Tomoo.
'In Japan, "Bosatz" (Bodhisattva in Sanskrit) is believed to bring relief and mercy to people who faces hardship and crisis. I created the works of this series based on the image of "Highly Maneuverable Bosatz", hoping the fast reconstruction from catastrophic damage by the earthquake.'