Piazza Navona, Rome, Italy Bernini's sculptures are recognizable for their engaging drama, dynamism, tension, texture, n naturalism. The last two criteria (texture and naturalism) are perhaps the most particular to Bernini: no one can make stone convey soft skin, curling hair, or crinkling fabrics the way Bernini can. His sculptures are also unique for the careful attention he pays to the effects of light n shadow, effects which are traditionally more important to the painter than the…

Piazza Navona, Rome, Italy Bernini's sculptures are recognizable for their engaging drama, dynamism, tension, texture, n naturalism. The last two criteria (texture and naturalism) are perhaps the most particular to Bernini: no one can make stone convey soft skin, curling hair, or crinkling fabrics the way Bernini can. His sculptures are also unique for the careful attention he pays to the effects of light n shadow, effects which are traditionally more important to the painter than the…

If like me you are a fan of The Kelpies then you should really visit the numerous other public sculptures designed by Andy Scott that are dotted around Central Scotland.  To learn more about the Andy Scott Sculpture Trail have a look at my Scottish travel blog post http://www.adventuresaroundscotland.com/my-scottish-travel-blog/photoblog-following-the-andy-scott-sculpture-trail

If like me you are a fan of The Kelpies then you should really visit the numerous other public sculptures designed by Andy Scott that are dotted around Central Scotland. To learn more about the Andy Scott Sculpture Trail have a look at my Scottish travel blog post http://www.adventuresaroundscotland.com/my-scottish-travel-blog/photoblog-following-the-andy-scott-sculpture-trail

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