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This sculpture is part of my touring exhibit, Big Leagues Little Bricks, celebrating the beauty and lore of baseball as a part of Americana. The show is on display at the Louisville Slugger Museum now through September 2013.






A main feature of this show is a series of figures each in a unique extreme pose indicative to baseball, showcasing the almost dance-like qualities of the sport. This figure is sliding into home plate (safe!!). The sculpture is half-life size (about 3 feet long).







Each of these sculptures in the series is built entirely with black LEGO pieces; black doesn't read very well because of shadows, and when you look at them in person they almost look 2-dimensional, like a silhouette. So you could focus on the figures' poses I intentionally left them featureless (like a mannequin). As you walk around them, the silhouettes change, and the figures look like they're really moving.







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  March 23, 2013
Moving bricks?. You captured the movement! Wonderful.
  March 22, 2013
Very nice.
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  March 22, 2013
Looks great! :)
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  March 22, 2013
Awesome work Sean!
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  March 22, 2013
I love the use of the loose green bricks. Great work here, as always!
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  March 22, 2013
Great work! They all look great! --Blast--
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  March 22, 2013
amazing capture for the movements!
 
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