Melting Figurines Portay The Dangers of Climate Change [Pics]

Melting Figurines Portay The Dangers of Climate Change [Pics]

Artist uses unique medium to highlight one of the world’s biggest challenges.

Lara Piras
  • 11 june 2013

Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo’s series of installations titled The Army of Melting Men use ice as a medium to provoke viewer’s thoughts on the effects of global warming.


Azevedo creates the ice sculptures by filling moulds with water, freezing them and then painstakingly retouches each one for individuality.

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