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Artist of the moment…..Andrew Myers…

Andrew Myers is a wonderful contemporary artist known more for the medium he works in, screws! Many works by Andrew Myers have thousands of screws involved in the work. Many large portraits that involve only the head and neck can involve 8,000 to 10,000 screws!

Andrew Myers was born in Braunshweig, Germany. He grew in Spain. Andrew Myers currently resides Laguna Beach, California. For his collegiate education Myers attended the what used to be called the Art Institute of Southern California ( now called the Laguna College of Art and Design.)

A brief clip showing some images of the artist and himself at inserting his screws.

Myers spendsĀ  2 to 3 hours per day working with his screws.

The base for his work is plywood.

In this clip we see a great interview with Andrew Myers.

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A link to the website of Andrew Myers:

http://andrewmyersart.com/

Myers also enjoys doing fast and quick sketch work.

The artist now lives and works out of Laguna, California.

What a creative idea to create a unique work of art! Way to go Andrew Myers!

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