“Invisible Force” At the World Fire Sculpture Competition Riga 2014

In 2014 Ben Rousseau and Stuart Farrelly were selected to represent the UK at the European capital of culture Riga’s hosting of the World Fire Sculpting competition.

The 5m high installation was titled “Invisible Force” which was a huge timber structure filled with straw that had a huge timber cube filled with straw that span on steel cables in the centre of the structure and when burning in darkness rotated like it was floating in void of space.

Fire sculpture

Fire Sculpture

fire sculpture

 

Click the link below to watch our video of the build.

 

Bronze Illuminated Chess Set

 

Bronze Illuminated Chess Set by Ben Rousseau

Bronze Illuminated Chess Set by Ben Rousseau

Bronze Illuminated Chess Set by Ben Rousseau

Bronze metal surface treatment over american black walnut frame with LED’s inside illuminating the engraved glass playing surface.

Custom designed acrylic playing pieces made on CNC lathe with one set highly polished and other set frosted.

Available as an edition of 9. Price available on request.

Pictures by Jake Fitzjones shot at Aynhoe Park as part of the Modern Grand Tour art collection auction