From the project Insetos
Leopoldo Martins, 2021
From February 01 to April 15, 2021
The word “Insect” comes from the Latin word Insectum, meaning “with a notched or divided body”, or literally “cut into”, as theoretically described.
Based on a deep research on those parts of insects’ bodies, Leopoldo Martins found an endless universe of mathematics, engineering and art, discovering his new three-dimensional challenges for wonderful monumental sculptures.
Furthermore, in his research Leopoldo Martins also discovered the space they share, understanding that the world that we live in completed with a wide variety of insects, sharing space with us.
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All photos copyright Leopoldo Martins, curtesy Ricardo Fernandes Gallery