July 9, 2011
by fosco lucarelli
Rainbowmonkey is… well I don’t know exactly, his site doesn’t give many hints. But he does lots of interesting works.
Islands are mini survivalist sculptures of rocky landscape, featuring tiny people and animals and depicting different scenes, from a train wreck to a lillipuzian world whose Gulliver is Mickey Mouse.
The names of each island allow further insight: Treasure, Team, Contact, Omen, Parasite, Truth, Conspiracy, The Big Idea, Global Warming, Life and Exile. Biblical parable? A dystopical vision of the world? Being alone and in a resourceless scenario?
I’d like to know more…
Click on each image to zoom.