Paolo experiencing an apparition After Paolo’s special moment Orlando drops the block into position where I will begin knocking out the form. Orlando shows off his crane driving skills by balancing on two wheels.
I marked the silhouette of the elephant to see where to drill. This Hilti is a great piece of equipment. Again it cuts with water and diamonds but also works with a compressor that keeps it suctioned onto the face […]
The first action was to cut the block close to its final dimensions. A diamond coated wire runs with water through the marble. This process involved lots of moving and flipping the block into position for the cuts.
The elephant has been a great inspiration previously in my work and is in part what has led me to embark upon this project, to make a life-size marble elephant, a collaboration together with the ‘Elephant Parade’, in order to […]