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Unusual Art Sculptures created with nails

Creating a visual representation of someone definitely requires talent, but when it is done with nails, definitely genius!

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Levine and Al-Pacino


Marcus Levine is a sculptor who uses thousands of nails to create sculptures of the human physique.

The sculptures take weeks and sometimes even months to complete. Levine uses nails as well as other materials such as stone, stainless steel and oak to create these artworks.

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Marcus Levine at work



Levine hammers the nail on white wooden panels at varying heights and distances so as to get the right tone and texture creating a masterpiece with the blend of rigid, angular nails and the soft curves of the human body.

Here are some of his paintings of famous people:

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Jean Claude Van Damme



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Van Dammes face



Arnold Schwarzenegger play

Arnold Schwarzenegger


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Al Pacino


And some interesting poses of the human body:

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A woman's torso


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Male anatomy


Female body play

Female body


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Athletic man


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