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”
I have now completed my latest sculpture created from syringes. I love the 3D effect of the entwined butterfly intravenous syringes. I am being true to the theme of elevating ordinary objects into extraordinary sculptures whilst uniting a life saving medical tool with a frivolous yet symbolic heart.
Wild Child continues Moman’s theme of syringes in art. The child like features are emphasized with the colourful “butterfly” needles that are used to create her hair. Syringes are symbolic and provoke many different emotional reactions, mostly negative. Often associated with drug taking, syringes can, however, alleviate pain, cure and protect against life threatening diseases, … Continue reading Artist Anthony Moman Creates A Haunting Sculpture From Syringes
Wild Child by Anthony Moman continues the theme of using syringes in art to convey a mixed message