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LEGO art & LEGO artists – featured video

by admin on August 5, 2012

in Featured LEGO Fans

Today I thought to share with you an inspiring video featuring three prominent LEGO artists. LEGO is one of the most beloved toys in the world, playing a role in many a person’s childhood. But for some creative people, LEGO has evolved from toy to art-form.

In this video PBS Digital Studios features three LEGO artists who have made beautiful LEGO mosaics, amazing LEGO stop-motion videos, thoughtful LEGO sculptures, and have turned these tiny building-blocks into a true medium of art. Check it out below! 🙂

Isn’t that great? The three LEGO artists featured in the video are:

  • Sean Kenney – Polar Bears, Portraits, Penguins, LEGO!
  • Alex Kobbs – OMG Stop-Motion LEGO!!!
  • Nathan Savaya – Exploring Humanity with LEGO

I have shared with you before one of Alex Kobbs’ LEGO art (see here: LEGO stop-motion video: Gears of War) and I’m planning to write about the other featured LEGO artists in the future as well. In the meantime you can search for them online to see more of their inspiring work.

So what do you think? Which of the LEGO artists inspire you the most? Have you tried any of these LEGO art-forms yourself; LEGO mosaic building, LEGO sculpting, or LEGO stop-motion? Share your thoughts in the comment section below! 😉

{ 20 comments… read them below or add one }

legolotr August 5, 2012 at 10:39 AM

Three of my 4 favorite things in the Lego hobby. The fourth is building (of course).

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legolotr August 5, 2012 at 7:58 PM

Oh, they meant that kind of sculpting. I thought they meant custom parts sculpting.

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DX ZX KENDO NRG PWR JAY-MOUTH OF LIGHTNING (Seriously i have a mouth of lightning) :) August 5, 2012 at 10:41 AM

i was just checking ou sean kenneys stuff hes made a couple days ago! AMAZING!

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legostuff71 August 5, 2012 at 2:16 PM

I like all three artist’s, because they all have diffrent styles. LEGO has grown so fast. It still blows my mind on what you can do with LEGO. The sky is no longer the limit.

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The Yellow Ninja August 5, 2012 at 9:36 PM

I love nathan sawayas art it is AWESOME

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DX ZX KENDO NRG PWR JAY-MOUTH OF LIGHTNING-NINJA....GOOOOOOOOOOOOO August 6, 2012 at 11:17 AM

i dont know who i like best? 😕 but my two favs would be nathan and sean! :mrgreen:

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studless August 6, 2012 at 1:52 PM

video doesn’t work for me 🙁

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admin August 6, 2012 at 1:59 PM

Hm… it works for me just fine. It is a YouTube video, so as long as you can play YouTube, it should play. 😉

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studless August 6, 2012 at 8:21 PM

could you post the link, still doesn’t work 🙁 🙁

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admin August 6, 2012 at 9:48 PM
studless August 7, 2012 at 11:32 AM

thanks, I love Alex Kobbs movies and really want to make some like him.

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studless August 7, 2012 at 11:33 AM

thanks for the link 🙂

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KING_BOO_XDDX August 6, 2012 at 3:14 PM

ive seen all this before thinking Omg who the **** could of made this! now i know ……. touching and inspiring i actually cryed (tears of Omg and joy) a little :p

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DX ZX KENDO NRG PWR JAY-MOUTH OF LIGHTNING-NINJA....GOOOOOOOOOOOOO August 6, 2012 at 3:35 PM

hey no cursing……..

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KING_BOO_XDDX August 7, 2012 at 2:46 PM

thats why i censored it

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aubseywaubsey-ninja of Elfs August 7, 2012 at 8:18 AM

I guess it doesn’t work on my 3DS because I don’t have Adobe Flash Player. 🙁

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Quad August 11, 2012 at 9:49 PM

Have you seen the micro statue-ette that Nathan Sawaya has on CuuSoo?

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admin August 12, 2012 at 11:14 AM

Oh, no, I wasn’t aware of it! It would be awesome LEGO set! Thanks for sharing! 🙂

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Quad August 11, 2012 at 10:07 PM

Wow, that’s a really neat video. Thanks for sharing!

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admin August 12, 2012 at 11:11 AM

Quad, you are welcome! 😉

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