Carballo

Carballo/Oak

Art is created with thought and is built with hands. In Art there are no borders, it is universal, but there are territories. Mio is the green Galicia of 'carballo' and ‘castaño’; The blue of Cantabrian, Atlantic, Minho and Sil. My territory is also the yellow, red and brown of the 'soutos' and 'carballeiras' – oak and chestnut woods. My world is color, smell and touch. My sculptures are to feel, to transmit. I need to come to you to complete the resurrection. My own and the wood, which never dies. That only transforms with the passage of time. That mutates from inert matter to living sculpting body. The wood rescues me, the wood is the life.

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Carballo is the name oaks recive in the lenguage of galicians. Carballo is the expresión of strenght and poise. An espectacular tree that gave it all for his people, shadow, warmth, wealth, sovereignty, beauty. Today is forgot, abandoned, comdemned to be eaten by flames in decorative and irrelevant fireplaces. This work, is a cry, sadness and contrariness.

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Weight400 kg
Dimensions60 x 60 x 140 cm

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