Sculpture On Your Walls



Genesis, Paper Clay Wall Piece by Hengameh Kamal-Rad, 16″ x 16″ x 5″

If you ever shied away from sculptures for your home because you feel it takes up too much floor space, think again. There is a wide variety of hanging wall sculptures made from a range of materials and mediums. A wall sculpture will add depth and texture that 2 dimensional paintings cannot.

After Practice

After Practice, Butternut Wood Wall Hanging by Jim Lawrence, 32″ x 17″

When choosing a wall sculpture consider its weight and size and the wall you have planned for it. Is the wall plaster, drywall or wood? Is it cement or metal? Is your piece made of lightweight materials? Depending on the medium of the sculpture, you will it need to be supported for its inherent weight? With a little research you can easily hang a lightweight or heavy sculpture on your wall. The right sculpture can transform a room. Whether you are looking for something that will relax or invigorate your living space, wall sculptures are a wonderful choice. Think of a wall sculpture as a painting that delivers so much more.

DIMENSIONS 2018 is the largest collection of sculptures in a single exhibit in the Ottawa area with over 100 sculptures in a variety of mediums by renowned local artists.   The 20th Annual Exhibit is taking place October 12-14 at Lansdowne Park in the Horticulture Building. FREE ADMISSION! While you are there don’t forget to check out our gift shop where a portion of the proceeds goes to support the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa.

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About mariasaracino

Figurative Artist
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