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These PVC Pipe Sculptures by Kang Duck-Bong are Intricately Detailed

By: Jana Pijak - Published: Dec 12, 2011 • References: buzzfeed and thisiscolossal
These PVC Pipe Sculptures by Kang Duck-Bong make viewers take a second look. These eye-catching creations transform the unconventional material giving it movement and life.

Kang’s detailed depictions are speed-inspired with running, motor-riding and biking sculptures. These depictions are made by cut PVC pipes that are covered in shellac and urethane paint. The layering of PVC pipes gives these creations a blurred effect, making them seem as if they are caught while in motion.

The artist’s imaginative sculptures display movement and texture with the ability to transform a traditionally uninspiring material. These speedy sculptural pieces blur the lines of sculptural norms with the use of unconventional materials and complex plastic-treatment techniques. With vibrant colors and a memorable theme, the PVC Pipe Sculptures by Kang Duck-Bong will leave you in awe.