A big part of becoming a successful artist is learning from other artists. By researching other artists you can see what techniques they have developed with their chosen media and also see what concepts and themes they've explored through their work.


This list is not complete. Add people you find and give a link to their work.


Sculptors Whose Work is Fabulous!



Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni or simply: Michelangelo
http://www.michelangelo.com/buon/bio-index2.html

Auguste Rodin
http://www.cantorfoundation.org/Rodin/rbioe.html

Andy Goldsworthy
http://www.sculpture.org.uk/AndyGoldsworthy/biography/
Images

Michele Oka Doner
http://www.micheleokadoner.com/

Kiki Smith
http://www.sculpture.org.uk/KikiSmith/
http://www.pbs.org/art21/artists/smith/

Louise Bourgeois
http://www.pbs.org/art21/artists/louise-bourgeois

Henry Moore
http://www.henrymoore.com/

Alberto Giacometti
http://www.moma.org/interactives/exhibitions/2001/giacometti/start/flash.html

Artists Who Sculpt with Unusual Materials or In Weird Places


Ray Villafane: Sand, Pumpkins and Toys
http://villafanestudios.com

Shawn Feeney: pumpkins
http://www.shawnfeeney.com/index2.php

Jason de Caires Taylor: sculptures underwater, very eerie and cool!
http://www.underwatersculpture.com/

Paul Hazelton: Creates sculptures with dust
http://www.metro.co.uk/weird/805627-incredible-sculptures-made-with-dust

Not sure of the artist's name but check out these sculptures made of trash
http://www.haschult.de/trash.html


3D Artists Who Use Paper as Their Sculpting Medium


Matthew Sporzynski
Jayme Mc Gowan
Michael Velliquette
Peter Callesen
Bovey Lee
Daniel Sean Murphy
Annie Vought
Chris Natrop
Matt Hawkins
Ingrid Siliakus
Andrea Dezso
Jill Sylvia
Megan Brain
Charles Clary
Jen Stark
Hunter Stabler
Mia Pearlman
Nikki Mc Clure
Rob Ryan
Yulia Brodskaya
Chris Gilmour
Rob Ives
Elsa Mora
Jared Andrew Schorr
Keisuke Saka
Kiel Johnson
Helen Musselwhite
Saelee Oh
Dan McPharlin
Shin Tanaka