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Posts Tagged ‘churches’

Churchtanks: Sculptures of Churches Turned Into Tanks

By • May 3rd, 2013 • Category: Art, Latest Posts, Sculpting

Religion and war have always been mixing and closely related throughout history. Missouri-born artist Kris Kuksi took notice of this connection, repeating itself throughout history, and decided to unveil it in his Churchtanks sculpture series. By creating the juxtaposition between the classical world and the modern war gear, Kuksi transforms the houses of worship into tanks, blending the two structures smoothly and seamlessly.

Churches Converted Into Modern Family Homes

By • Nov 10th, 2011 • Category: Architecture, Latest Posts

Zecc Architecten repurposed and converted two abandoned churches located in Utrecht, Netherlands into stylish family residences. The interiors look absolutely beautiful, but somehow I feel there are so many things you wouldn’t feel comfortable doing in here…

Religious Sites Made of Guns and Ammunition

By • May 11th, 2011 • Category: Architecture, Art, Latest Posts, Weird

San Francisco-based sculptor Al Farrow uses ammunition and firearms to build astonishing miniature churches, synagogues, and mosques. His religious architecture builds on his exploration of religious history and violence. Farrow’s choice of sculptural materials include deconstructed guns, bullets, glass, steel, bone, and found objects from antiquity, such as a vintage Torah cover and pieces of 16th century Italian velvet.

50 Most Extraordinary Churches of the World

By • Aug 2nd, 2009 • Category: Architecture, Featured, Latest Posts, Weird

Besides eating bamboo leaves I like all kind of oddities. Being bored of usual buildings I have traveled the world (with the help of Internet) and found 50 strangest and most extraordinary churches in the world, and I’m kind enough to share it with you.