I have combined my favourite symbols in this new sculpture. I use gold because I like the irony when used to create a skull. We are a consumerist society obsessed with status symbols and the pursuit of wealth and power. The skull, however, reminds us that we are all mortal and the dripping wax is … Continue reading Vanitas – new sculpture
La Vita è Bella sculpture was conceived during the lockdown in Italy . I was so moved and inspired by the courageous work of the critical care doctors and nurses who were treating Covid-19 patients that I wanted to honour them. Due to strict travel restrictions I was unable to get to my studio in … Continue reading Life Is Beautiful new Moman sculpture (from Covid-19 to Pietrasanta)
I was proud to be a part of Collectors Night 2020 Pietrasanta at Futura Gallery with my latest sculpture Life is Beautiful / La Vita è Bella. This sculpture was conceived during the lockdown in Italy . I was so moved and inspired by the courageous work of the critical care doctors and nurses treating … Continue reading La Vita è Bella is the new sculpture by artist Anthony Moman celebrating hope over fear during COVID-19 times
This Sceptred Isle Syringes on board 76 x 108 cmWith the back drop of Covid-19 threatening to envelop Europe and already taking a hold in the UK, France and Italy, I had the idea of creating the UK flag entirely out of syringes. It was not the first flag I had done using this controversial … Continue reading This Sceptred Isle Syringe Sculpture
I was gratified to see an article on my use of medical tools in my sculptures especially syringes and more recently test tubes. The Covid-19 virus has focused attention on the tremendous challenges facing medical staff who are risking their lives to save others. Transcript in English : La Nazione : "#StayAtHome : when art … Continue reading Spotlight On Medical World – Art during Covid-19
This heart is created with test tubes filled with red liquid and by combining the logic of maths and physics I can create the illusion of a second heart within a heart.
Just finished a new sculpture with intravenous butterfly needles and tubes which are often used in drawing blood. I feel right at home in my new studio in Pietrasanta and can't wait to get started on new work.
Looking at these alluring colours and one can easily forget that these are actually medical instruments used to administer life saving drips or donate blood. I love examining these banal objects and seeing how I can give them a second lease of life. Butterfly needles and tubes
The Tree of Life symbolizes health and optimism for a brighter future. I have used these syringes to create it because these everyday medical instruments which are mainly used in drawing blood for donation or for delivering iv fluids into the body are crucial to a patient's survival. Trees are also important to our survival … Continue reading The Tree of Life is Anthony Moman’s interpretation “of the mythical using the practical”