Some artists use paint, others bronze, but Nathan Sawaya chooses to build his breathtaking art design toy blocks. LEGO ® bricks to be exact.
With more than 1.5 million colored bricks in his New York studio, Sawaya creates sculptures that take on different forms.
Thanks to his art Sawaya is currently touring North American museums in a show titled, The Art of the brick. And ‘the only exhibition focusing exclusively on LEGO as a medium of art. The creations, constructed from nearly one million pieces, were built of brick standard started in 2002. For more information on tour dates and locations can be found here.