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Nikolai Aldunin Creates Art Between the Heartbeats

By: Yanis Rudzitis - Published: Feb 14, 2011 • References: clipclip.org and gizfactory
Nikolai Aldunin is the master of microscopic art. This Russian artist creates truly miniature objects like a T-34 tank a fraction of the size of an apple seed. These unbelievable micro sculptures are real and made entirely of gold, nonetheless so tiny that a magnifying glass is almost always necessary to viewing the pieces.

As is a well-known trick with mini sculpture creators, Nikolai Aldunin moves between the beats of the heart, which allows him to work steadily