365/Day 261

Chicago Expo ~~

On our last day in Chicago, we visited the Navy Pier, where the International Exposition of Contemporary & Modern Art (Chicago Expo) is taking place this weekend. Hundreds of galleries are showing beautiful artwork by artists from all over the world. A fantastic exposition. Here’s just a glimpse. More later…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Intricate

 Intricate is the theme for this week’s Daily Post Photo Challenge. Here is my contribution.

1. “Endless V” – Sculpture by Catalan artist Jaume Plensa, at Beverly Hills Garden Park.DSC_0414_edited-1 2. Fig Tree with massive, intricate roots, in Beverly Hills, CA.DSC_0433_edited-13. Detail of “Airplane Parts” sculpture by Nancy Rubins. Made of scraps of old airplanes wired together into a massive junk tree — 25 feet tall and 65 feet across.DSC_0905_edited-14. “The Lightning’s Bride” — Elliott Hundley’s panel using wood, pins , metal, paper, plastic, and paintings.DSC_0955

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Statues, Carvings, Sculptures

The challenge is “Statues, Carvings and Sculptures,” but I gravitated towards sculptures, my favorite kind of art…

For more on this challenge: http://www.ceephotography.com/2013/10/08/cees-fun-foto-challenge-statues-carvings-sculptures/