About the Artwork

Big Baby`s or Infant`s Head Emerging at the moment of the Miracle of Birth Carved statue for sale for Indoors Inside Interior decoration as a Celebration and Commemoration by the Self Taught Sculptor Miguel Gonzalez Diaz, who writes in his own words…..
“Sculpture carved in a log of newspaper rolled sheet by sheet

Artist Comment

The concept of the sculpture depicting the head of a baby literally coming out of the cervix at birth. I try to express that way to be reborn when we receive oxygen through a liquid medium to a gaseous medium, inhaling the first breath and expressing ourselves immediately with tears. Its shape is oval, simplifying the body in an embryonic form, like an egg. Mouth open to receive the new world and open to yell. In terms of technique, it`s something I`ve been working a while, this is newsprint. It involves rolling one to one on itself hundreds of sheets of paper to get a new tree with its rings and then carve sculpture in that new identity of matter. As a painter, I use the paper as support and as a sculptor I care to dignify not noble materials such as marble or bronze, but something everyday that changes in shape and becomes a work of art.
x 42cm
x 54cm
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x height

Vivification (Moment of Birth Baby`s Head statue)

by Miguel Gonzalezauthordiaz
x 42cm
x 54cm
x width
x height


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