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THOUSANDS OF BULLET SHELLS TURNED INTO ANIMAL SCULPTURES

by Ariadna Zierold

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Federico Uribe, a Colombian artist currently living in Miami, came out with this new series called “We’re at peace”. This series consists in freestanding sculptures and bas-relief paintings entirely composed of bullet shells that play with the juxtaposition between whimsical subject matter, animals or landscapes that are full of life, and a historically emblematic and lethal medium.

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