Make-up Art and Miniature Sculptures

Playing in the Snow
Playing in the Snow

Written by Valentina Romano

Following the footsteps of the ‘Gulliver’s Travels’ – where the main character shipwrecked in a piece of land habited by a miniature population – the Spanish photographer Juan Sanchez Castillo recreated a similar situation. Focusing on the face of a model, Juan shot different scenes using the power of make-up to turn human flesh into a living landscape, and tiny statues to make the whole scene as lively as possible.

From a gardener cutting the grass, to a group of painters at work, the Spanish photographer managed to take a real unique set of pictures, and create different situation where the miniature statues seem to be real human beings.

From Juan Sanchez Castillo’s collection, here is a showcase of his artwork:

Face-Climbers
Face-Climbers
Painters at Work I
Painters at Work I
Painters at Work II
Painters at Work II
The Gardner
The Gardener

www.juansanchezcastillo.com

(photos by Juan Sanchez Castillo)

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