Kumi Yamashita - Japanese artist  has created a series of portraits, not  drawings or paintings,but created out of nails and thread. The artist starts with a piece of wooden panel painted solid white. She taps into place small galvanized nails and takes a single black thread and moves it from nail to nail, building the image of a human subject out of varying degrees of density made from layers of thread.

Constellation: Portraits Made from Thousands of Small Galvanized Nails by Kumi Yamashita Art People Gallery

Kumi Yamashita

Kumi Yamashita, an amazing artist, uses a single, unbroken thread wrapped around thousands of nails to create stunning portraits of women and men. In the ongoing series entitled Constellation (a no.

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Stunning portraits made by artist Kumi-Yamashita by wrapping a single unbroken black thread around galvanized nails on a clear white board.

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Kumi Yamashita: "Constellation"

New York City based artist Kumi Yamashita recently created another one of her amazing portraits. Taking a wooden panel with thousands of small galvanized nails pounded into the white painted surface, Yamashita winds a single unbroken sewing.

Dit is wel heel bijzonder. Want Kumi Yamashita maakt dit van spijkers en draad. Zijn proces is wel bijzonder, er staan wel filmpjes op youtube

Thread-and-Nail Portrait Art by Kumi Yamashita in the 'Constellation' series.

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Portrait from artist Kumi Yamashita. The portrait is made from a single unbroken sewing thread wrapped through a dense network of galvanized nails, a process that takes several months.

Portraits Made From a Single Thread Wrapped Around Thousands of Nails By Kumi Yamashita

Constellation is an ongoing series of portraits by New York artist Kumi Yamashita - 2007 Wood panel, brads, single sewing thread

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Les incroyables portraits de Kumi Yamashita constitués de clous et de fils

The art of Kumi Yamashita. A wooden panel painted white, thousands of small galvanized nails, and a single unbroken thread.

Impeccable Wire Mesh Portraits / Max Zorn  I love his work!

Impeccable Wire Mesh Portraits

Ephemeral Portraits Cut from Layers of Wire Mesh by Seung Mo Park Using a process that could be the new definition of meticulous, Korean sculptor Seung Mo Park creates giant ephemeral portraits by.

By Yosuke Goda.  My mom: WHO DREW ON THE WALLS?  WHO WAS IT?:

Une incroyable pièce totalement illustrée au marqueur par l’artiste japonais Yosuke Goda. (I don't speak French but I think) an incredible piece totally illustrated from marker by the Japanese artist Yosuke Goda

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Kumi Yamashita creates stunning realistic portraits by using a single,unbroken thread wrapped around thousands of nails.

Photographic Specimens by Michael Mapes

Micahel Mapes // New York artist Michael Mapes creates elaborate specimen boxes by dissecting photographs and then compartmentalizing individual fragments within plastic bags, glass vials, magnifiers, in gelatin capsules, and on insect pins