Zagreb: Tomislav Horvat, an artist from Croatia, shouldn’t be the primary particular person to make sculptures out of matchboxes, however he appears to be extra passionate and severe about his work than others.
In accordance with media stories, Tomislav Horvat began making sculptures from matches 6 years in the past. To start with, he began with small fashions however in 2013, he began making human-sized sculptures.
Amongst Tomislav’s artworks is a statue of legendary Hollywood actor El Pacino, attributed to his position within the traditional movie The Godfather. In accordance with Tomislav, this sculpture of El Pacino is the most effective of all his works.
Tomislav mentioned that his second largest work after El Pacino is ‘The Pianist’ and third is ‘Determined Man’ which is product of 54,000 matches.
As for The Pianist, the artist has sculpted a piano and a musician enjoying it out of 210,000 matches. Nonetheless, they are saying I would like one other 30,000 matches to finish it, making a complete of 430,000. I’ve been engaged on it for six years.
The statue of El Pacino from the film Godfather is product of 117,000 matches. Tomislav has exhibited his work in a number of galleries in Croatia, together with within the capital Zagreb, however his works will not be at the moment on the market.