Dennis Maher Uses Pieces of Demolished Buildings to Make His Sculptures

By: Michael Hines - Published: Oct 10, 2010 • References: assembledcityfragments & fastcodesign
Dennis Maher is a New York artist who uses an unusual medium in his works. His sculptures consist of pieces of demolished buildings from Buffalo, New York.

Demolishing homes and businesses is a booming business in Buffalo. Dennis Maher was working part-time on a demolition crew when he decided to take pieces of his work home with him to create his art. The results are these sculptures, which contain everything from bits of old mansions to businesses.

Dennis Maher's sculptures are an artistic view of how the poor economy affected cities across the country. Check it out for yourself above. Stats for Razed Building Art Trending: Older & Chilly
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