Textured Sculptures Made from Thousands Porcelain Spines

Israeli born artist Zemer Peled creates surprising sculptures made from thousands porcelaine spines. She imagines abstract creatures that seem to be alive when we look at them. We have to come very close to it to see and understand the accuracy of their conception. Continue reading


BrinicleBrinicles are long ice fingers that slowly form under the sea until it reaches the seafloor and freezes the ground including the creatures along its way. This happens when the salt-heavy brine accumulated within the frozen sea ice leaks out and flows down freezing the surrounding water, forming a descending tube of ice.

When the seawater freezes as it comes into contact with the brinicle it is a lot more spongelike than normal ice.

They are usually found in the Antarctic when saline water is introduced to the ocean.